Ceratogyrus marshalli
(Great Horned Baboon Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Ceratogyrus marshalli, commonly known as Great Horned Baboon Spider, belongs to the genus Ceratogyrus, in the family Theraphosidae. Ceratogyrus marshalli spiders have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Ceratogyrus marshalli includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Ceratogyrus marshalli is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of December.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Other Common Names

Great Horned Baboon Spider


Pocock, 1897

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Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Ceratogyrus marshalli (Great Horned Baboon Spider), 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 1 sightings because of certain Ceratogyrus marshalli sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Ceratogyrus marshalli (Great Horned Baboon Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Zimbabwe.


Ceratogyrus marshalli has been primarily sighted during the month of December.

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  • December: 1

Featured Pictures

Picture of Ceratogyrus marshalli (Great Horned Baboon Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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