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Ceratogyrus is a genus of spiders in the family Theraphosidae. Ceratogyrus spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Ceratogyrus includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Ceratogyrus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of March.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


Pocock, 1897

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Ceratogyrus, with the most recent sighting submitted on December 20, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Ceratogyrus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Ceratogyrus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Ceratogyrus has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Ground layer (1). Desert area (1).

Location and Range

Ceratogyrus has been sighted in the following countries: Zimbabwe.


Ceratogyrus has been primarily sighted during the month of March.

  • January:
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  • March: 1
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  • December: 1

Ceratogyrus Species

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