False Widow Spider

Steatoda nobilis is most commonly known as the noble false widow spider (or simply false widow spider). It got its name because of its physical resemblance to the black widow spider which, as we all know, is one of the most venomous spiders in the world.

Common House Spider

The common house spider is also known as the American house spider. It forms tangled webs in human dwellings, particularly between loose walls, as well as at the back of open doors and attic windows.

Giant House Spider

The giant house spider is a close relative of the hobo spider. The females can reach up to 18.5 mm in length while males can grow from 12 to 15 mm in length.

Crab Spider

Crab spiders are called such because of their resemblance to crabs and the manner of how they position their two front pairs of legs. Their ability to move sideways or backwards also got them the name crab spiders.

Fiddleback Spider

Fiddleback spider is another name for one of the most venomous spider in the world. Learn which poisonous spider it is, why it got called the fiddleback spider, and what the symptoms are of a fiddleback spider bite.

Orb Weaver Spider

The orb weaver spider is part of the spider family Araneidae and is known for building spiral wheel-shaped webs in forests, fields and even gardens of homes.

Black Widow Spider

One of the most poisonous spiders in the world is the black widow (Latrodectusmectans). They are found in temperate in the south and west regions and in United States.

Yellow Sac Spider

Cheiracanthium is a genus of spiders commonly called the yellow sac spider. Its venom contains the substance cytotoxin, like that of a brown recluse.

Wolf Spider

A wolf spider is a robust and agile hunting spider and a member of the Lycosidae family and usually found in terrestrial habitats including shrub lands.

Tarantula Spider

The tarantula is considered the biggest spider in the world and it belongs to the Theraphosidae family of spiders, which consists of 900 different species. Most tarantula species are not a threat to humans. Some are even in high demand because of the exotic pet trade.