Steatoda albomaculata
(White-spotted False Widow)

Featured spider picture The spider species Steatoda albomaculata, commonly known as White-spotted False Widow, belongs to the genus Steatoda, in the family Theridiidae. Steatoda albomaculata spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Steatoda albomaculata includes 2 countries and 1 states in the United States. Steatoda albomaculata is most often sighted during the month of July.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Theridiidae
  • Genus: Steatoda
  • Species: Steatoda albomaculata

Other Common Names

White-spotted False Widow


Charles Athanase Walckenaer, 1802

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Steatoda albomaculata (White-spotted False Widow), with the most recent sighting submitted on May 4, 2018 by Spider ID member chrysanthakopoulos. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Steatoda albomaculata sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Steatoda albomaculata (White-spotted False Widow) has been sighted in the following countries: Spain, United States.

Steatoda albomaculata has also been sighted in the following states: Washington.


Steatoda albomaculata has been primarily sighted during the month of July.

  • January:
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  • May: 1
  • June:
  • July: 1
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Steatoda albomaculata (White-spotted False Widow) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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