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Diaea is a genus of spiders in the family Thomisidae. Diaea spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Diaea includes 2 countries and 0 states in the United States. Diaea is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Thomisidae
  • Genus: Diaea


Thorell, 1869

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Diaea, with the most recent sighting submitted on February 23, 2019 by Spider ID member laylapoppy. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Diaea sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 50% of the time, Diaea spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Diaea has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Ground layer (1).

Location and Range

Diaea has been sighted in the following countries: New Zealand, United Kingdom.


Diaea has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
  • February: 1
  • March:
  • April: 1
  • May:
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Diaea Species