Nesticodes is a genus of spiders in the family Theridiidae. Nesticodes spiders have been sighted 23 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Nesticodes includes 6 countries and 3 states in the United States. Nesticodes is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Theridiidae
  • Genus: Nesticodes


Archer, 1950

Sightings Overview

There have been 23 confirmed sightings of Nesticodes, with the most recent sighting submitted on February 23, 2020 by Spider ID member hokunaniloa. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 23 sightings because of certain Nesticodes sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 48% of the time, Nesticodes spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 23)
  • Sex: 2 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Nesticodes has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 20 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). Ground layer (1). Desert area (1).

Location and Range

Nesticodes has been sighted in the following countries: Australia, Egypt, India, Puerto Rico, United States, Venezuela.

Nesticodes has also been sighted in the following states: Florida, Hawaii, Texas.


Nesticodes has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January: 1
  • February: 4
  • March: 4
  • April: 5
  • May: 4
  • June:
  • July: 1
  • August:
  • September:
  • October: 1
  • November: 1
  • December: 2

Nesticodes Species