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Cupiennius salei

Featured spider picture The spider species Cupiennius salei belongs to the genus Cupiennius, in the family Trechaleidae. Cupiennius salei spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Cupiennius salei includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Cupiennius salei 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
  • Genus: Cupiennius
  • Species: Cupiennius salei


(Keyserling, 1877)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Cupiennius salei, with the most recent sighting submitted on April 19, 2018 by Spider ID member obvlsk84. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Cupiennius salei sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Cupiennius salei spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Cupiennius salei has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2).

Location and Range

Cupiennius salei has been sighted in the following countries: Mexico.


Cupiennius salei has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

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