Zosis geniculata

Featured spider picture The spider species Zosis geniculata belongs to the genus Zosis, in the family Uloboridae. Zosis geniculata spiders have been sighted 8 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Zosis geniculata includes 4 countries and 1 states in the United States. Zosis geniculata is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of December.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Uloboridae
  • Genus: Zosis
  • Species: Zosis geniculata

Author

(Olivier, 1789)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Zosis geniculata, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 6, 2018 by Spider ID member ihevia. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Zosis geniculata sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 63% of the time, Zosis geniculata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
  • Sex: 2 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Zosis geniculata has been sighted 7 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). Low foliage (3). Ground layer (2).

Location and Range

Zosis geniculata has been sighted in the following countries: India, Philippines, Puerto Rico, United States.

Zosis geniculata has also been sighted in the following states: Florida.

Seasonality

Zosis geniculata has been primarily sighted during the month of December.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March: 2
  • April: 1
  • May: 1
  • June: 1
  • July:
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  • November:
  • December: 3

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