Avicularia

Avicularia is a genus of spiders in the family Theraphosidae. Avicularia spiders have been sighted 4 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Avicularia includes 3 countries and 0 states in the United States. Avicularia is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Mygalomorphae
  • Family: Theraphosidae
  • Genus: Avicularia

Author

Lamarck, 1818

Sightings Overview

There have been 4 confirmed sightings of Avicularia, with the most recent sighting submitted on December 7, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 4 sightings because of certain Avicularia sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 25% of the time, Avicularia spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 4)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Avicularia has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (1). Ground layer (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Avicularia has been sighted in the following countries: Guyana, Peru, Suriname.

Seasonality

Avicularia has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April: 1
  • May: 1
  • June:
  • July:
  • August:
  • September:
  • October: 1
  • November: 1
  • December:


Avicularia Species


Featured Pictures

Picture of Avicularia spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
1
Picture of Avicularia spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
2
View All Pictures