What type of house spider is this? ?

I spotted few of these spiders in my house and killed it. Are they poisonous? 

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2 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    Squish first,,ID later doesn't work. Only 2 genus of spider in north America might pose risk.

    House spiders are not in this group and usually very harmless.

    Sad people don't understand spiders and kill them needlessly, they are the good guys and should be welcomed in homes. No they don't bite unless mashed against the skin.

  • Scott
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Almost all spiders are venomous or poisonous. But the good news is that in North America there are only two spider species that are dangerous to humans. That would be the black widow and the brown recluse.

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