Thomisus is a genus of spiders in the family Thomisidae. Thomisus spiders have been sighted 9 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Thomisus includes 5 countries and 0 states in the United States. Thomisus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


Charles Athanase Walckenaer, 1805

Sightings Overview

There have been 9 confirmed sightings of Thomisus, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 21, 2018 by Spider ID member vassam. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 9 sightings because of certain Thomisus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 33% of the time, Thomisus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 9)
  • Sex: 4 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Thomisus has been sighted 10 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). On flower (6). Low foliage (3).

Location and Range

Thomisus has been sighted in the following countries: Croatia, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Spain.


Thomisus has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February: 1
  • March:
  • April: 1
  • May: 5
  • June: 2
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Thomisus Species

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