- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Tetragnathidae
- Genus: Leucauge
- Species: Leucauge festiva
Other Common Names
Masked Vlei Spider, Festive Vlei Spider
There have been 4 confirmed sightings of Leucauge festiva (Masked Vlei Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on March 13, 2019 by Spider ID member chrebo. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 4 sightings because of certain Leucauge festiva sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 100% of the time, Leucauge festiva spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 4)
- Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Leucauge festiva has been sighted 7 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (3). High foliage (2). Ground layer (2).
Location and Range
Leucauge festiva (Masked Vlei Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: South Africa.
Leucauge festiva has been primarily sighted during the month of April.
- March: 2
- April: 2