Metellina segmentata

Featured spider picture The spider species Metellina segmentata belongs to the genus Metellina, in the family Tetragnathidae. Metellina segmentata spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Metellina segmentata includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Metellina segmentata is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of October.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


(Clerck, 1757)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Metellina segmentata, with the most recent sighting submitted on November 9, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Metellina segmentata sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 100% of the time, Metellina segmentata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 1 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Metellina segmentata has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Low foliage (2). Forest (2).

Location and Range

Metellina segmentata has been sighted in the following countries: Canada.


Metellina segmentata has been primarily sighted during the month of October.

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  • October: 2
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Metellina segmentata - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Metellina segmentata - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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