Classification
Within NatureWatch NZ

All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Filistatidae
  • English
    • crevice weavers

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Flickr invite link »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

2373541870 de81c5267c sMagnifier SquareMagnifier SquareMagnifier
Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Filistatidae."
Invite photos to NatureWatch NZ » View all photos tagged "Filistatidae" on Flickr »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

March 2, 2015 10:26 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

katzider

Date

February 2, 2015

Description

Impressively fast.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

jameswbeck

Date

July 17, 2008

Photos / Sounds

Observer

katzider

Date

January 16, 2015

Description

Had the chance to take a look at her cribellate silk. I lured her out of her nest with an ant. -feeling kinda guilty for that-

Photos / Sounds

Observer

katzider

Date

January 15, 2015

Description

Was found out of her nest creating some cribellate silk. Kinda hard to take photos of this species, is very evasive.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

January 10, 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

November 24, 2014 10:32 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

1514512 10153328759298508 5740873639159474369 n

What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

amariepr

Date

November 11, 2014

Description

Can anyone ID? Spiders are not my field. This one definitely caught my eye as i hadn't seen it before.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

crevice weavers Family Filistatidae

Observer

carlosbadillo

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

Era una araña con patas muy largas y con el cuerpo largo y en forma de rombo. De color negro y era de noche.

Photos / Sounds

15291876559 93eb5b824f s

Observer

finatic

Date

August 24, 2014 11:33 PM PDT

Place

Mt Lemmon (Google, OSM)

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 24, 2014 11:33 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern House Spider Kukulcania hibernalis

Observer

kallyn

Date

July 1, 2014 04:37 PM CDT

Description

Female

View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The crevice weaver spiders (super-family Filistatoidea, family Filistatidae) contain primitive cribellate spiders. They are haplogyne weavers of funnel or tube webs. The family contains 17 genera and more than hundred described species worldwide. One of the most abundant members of this family in the Americas is the Southern house spider (Kukulcania hibernalis). Named after the fierce Meso-American god Kukulkan, the females are large (up to nearly 20 mm) dark-colored spiders and males are light brown, smaller (about...

No range data available.