Steatoda bipunctata
(Rabbit Hutch Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Steatoda bipunctata, commonly known as Rabbit Hutch Spider, belongs to the genus Steatoda, in the family Theridiidae. Steatoda bipunctata spiders have been sighted 13 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Steatoda bipunctata includes 5 countries and 1 states in the United States. Steatoda bipunctata 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: Steatoda
  • Species: Steatoda bipunctata

Other Common Names

Rabbit Hutch Spider

Author

Carl Linnaeus, 1758

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Sightings Overview

There have been 13 confirmed sightings of Steatoda bipunctata (Rabbit Hutch Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on April 14, 2019 by Spider ID member emmashaw37. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 13 sightings because of certain Steatoda bipunctata sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 46% of the time, Steatoda bipunctata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 13)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Steatoda bipunctata has been sighted 5 times outdoors, and 8 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5).

Location and Range

Steatoda bipunctata (Rabbit Hutch Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Belgium, Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom, United States.

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

Seasonality

Steatoda bipunctata has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January: 1
  • February:
  • March: 3
  • April: 4
  • May: 2
  • June:
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  • September:
  • October: 3
  • November:
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Featured Pictures

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