Trachelas

Trachelas is a genus of spiders in the family Trachelidae. Trachelas spiders have been sighted 60 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Trachelas includes 2 countries and 23 states in the United States. Trachelas is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of October.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Trachelidae
  • Genus: Trachelas

Author

Ludwig Carl Christian Koch, 1872

Sightings Overview

There have been 60 confirmed sightings of Trachelas, with the most recent sighting submitted on September 22, 2019 by Spider ID member cheet. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 60 sightings because of certain Trachelas sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 7% of the time, Trachelas spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 55)
  • Sex: 4 female and 5 male.
  • Environment: Trachelas has been sighted 8 times outdoors, and 48 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5). Low foliage (2). Ground layer (1).

Location and Range

Trachelas has been sighted in the following countries: Mexico, United States.

Trachelas has also been sighted in the following states: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington, D.C..

Seasonality

Trachelas has been primarily sighted during the month of October.

  • January: 2
  • February: 2
  • March: 8
  • April: 6
  • May: 9
  • June: 1
  • July: 3
  • August: 1
  • September: 9
  • October: 17
  • November:
  • December: 1

Trachelas Species


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