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

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


Doleschall, 1859

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Platythomisus, with the most recent sighting submitted on November 26, 2023 by Spider ID member themadtaro. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Platythomisus sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Platythomisus has been sighted in the following countries: Indonesia, Philippines.


Platythomisus has been primarily sighted during the month of February.

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  • February: 2
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Platythomisus Species

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