Meriola decepta

Featured spider picture The spider species Meriola decepta belongs to the genus Meriola, in the family Trachelidae. Meriola decepta spiders have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Meriola decepta includes 1 countries and 1 states in the United States. Meriola decepta is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of November.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Trachelidae
  • Genus: Meriola
  • Species: Meriola decepta


Banks, 1895

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Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Meriola decepta, with the most recent sighting submitted on January 3, 2018 by Spider ID member britsnana1. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Meriola decepta sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Meriola decepta has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Meriola decepta has also been sighted in the following states: Kentucky.


Meriola decepta has been primarily sighted during the month of November.

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Picture of Meriola decepta - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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