The spider family Trechaleidae have been sighted 6 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Trechaleidae includes 3 countries and 0 states in the United States. Trechaleidae is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Trechaleidae



Sightings Overview

There have been 6 confirmed sightings of Trechaleidae, with the most recent sighting submitted on January 3, 2019 by Spider ID member schremp18. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 6 sightings because of certain Trechaleidae sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Trechaleidae spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 6)
  • Sex:¬†2 female and 0 male.
  • Environment:¬†Trechaleidae has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (4). High foliage (1). Under rock or debris (1).

Location and Range

Trechaleidae has been sighted in the following countries: Belize, Costa Rica, Mexico.


Trechaleidae has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
  • February: 1
  • March:
  • April: 3
  • May: 1
  • June:
  • July:
  • August:
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December: 1

Additional Remarks


Genus: Cupiennius