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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.
Colorful spider. Repinned from Vital Outburst clothing vitaloutburst.com
Holy crap, girl--are you trying to jumpstart my heart this morning? Ain't nuthin' cute about that! Lyn Rozier
Writing (Banana) spiders live all around our house. They write words in their webs~
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.
I once photographed one of these in it's web at a friend's house. (Stone Mountain, Georgia. They are HUGE!
Gasteracantha Cancriformis-Spiders are creepy,but some are beautiful as well.
Jumping Spider (Siler semiglaucus) by itchydogimages, via Flickr. Nice sweater. :)
Baby Garden Spiders