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(Long-legged Cave Spiders)

The spider family Telemidae, commonly known as Long-legged Cave Spiders, have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Telemidae includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Telemidae is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of August.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Telemidae

Common Name (AASMore information icon)

Telemid Spiders

Other Common Names

Long-legged Cave Spiders


Jean-Louis Fage, 1913

Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Telemidae (Long-legged Cave Spiders), with the most recent sighting submitted on December 23, 2017 by Spider ID member marcd6. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Telemidae sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Telemidae spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
  • Sex:¬†0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment:¬†Telemidae has been sighted 1 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Cave (1).

Location and Range

Telemidae (Long-legged Cave Spiders) has been sighted in the following countries: France.


Telemidae has been primarily sighted during the month of August.

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  • August: 1
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Genus: Telema