Leucauge fastigata
(Pear-shaped Leucauge)

Featured spider picture The spider species Leucauge fastigata, commonly known as Pear-shaped Leucauge, belongs to the genus Leucauge, in the family Tetragnathidae. Leucauge fastigata spiders have been sighted 3 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Leucauge fastigata includes 2 countries and 0 states in the United States. Leucauge fastigata is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Tetragnathidae
  • Genus: Leucauge
  • Species: Leucauge fastigata

Other Common Names

Pear-shaped Leucauge


(Simon, 1877)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Leucauge fastigata (Pear-shaped Leucauge), with the most recent sighting submitted on May 3, 2019 by Spider ID member chetryakash. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Leucauge fastigata sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 67% of the time, Leucauge fastigata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Leucauge fastigata has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Low foliage (1). High foliage (2).

Location and Range

Leucauge fastigata (Pear-shaped Leucauge) has been sighted in the following countries: India, Philippines.


Leucauge fastigata has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February: 1
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  • May: 2
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Picture of Leucauge fastigata (Pear-shaped Leucauge) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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