Nesticodes rufipes
(Red House Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Nesticodes rufipes, commonly known as Red House Spider, belongs to the genus Nesticodes, in the family Theridiidae. Nesticodes rufipes spiders have been sighted 7 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Nesticodes rufipes includes 3 countries and 2 states in the United States. Nesticodes rufipes 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
  • Species: Nesticodes rufipes

Other Common Names

Red House Spider

Author

Pierre-Hippolyte Lucas, 1846

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Sightings Overview

There have been 7 confirmed sightings of Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on October 15, 2018 by Spider ID member awtoth. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 7 sightings because of certain Nesticodes rufipes sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 29% of the time, Nesticodes rufipes spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 7)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Nesticodes rufipes has been sighted 0 times outdoors, and 7 times indoors.
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Location and Range

Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: India, United States, Venezuela.

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

Seasonality

Nesticodes rufipes has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

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

Featured Pictures

Picture of Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Egg sacs Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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  • Submitted Calendar iconFeb 1, 2018
  • Photographed Picture iconFeb 2, 2018
  • Jace
  • Location iconHyderabad, India
  • Comment icon2 Comments
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