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22.10.13.Invasion of venomous spiders closes secondary school
False widow spider: small, deadly – and in the UK A cousin of the black widow, Steatoda nobilis has infiltrated these shores and is spreading everywhere. But no one has died yet
Western Black WidowCredit: © AMNH\R. MickensA western black widow, Latrodectus Hesperus. One of the few species harmful to people in North America, a black widow often features a red hourglass shape on its underside.
Brown Recluse the most deadly spider in the states worse even than a black widow. though I'd never like to meet any in my sheets at night
Colorful spider. Repinned from Vital Outburst clothing vitaloutburst.com
Writing (Banana) spiders live all around our house. They write words in their webs~
Holy crap, girl--are you trying to jumpstart my heart this morning? Ain't nuthin' cute about that! Lyn Rozier
Spider It would seem that this is - by far - my most repinned pin...
I had this book as a kid; it was wonderful seeing this again.
Gasteracantha Cancriformis-Spiders are creepy,but some are beautiful as well.
I once photographed one of these in it's web at a friend's house. (Stone Mountain, Georgia. They are HUGE!
Jumping Spider (Siler semiglaucus) by itchydogimages, via Flickr. Nice sweater. :)
Deadly Spiders Invade Indian Town, Two Dead