Picture ID 34573

Picture of unidentified spider
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  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2018
  • Photographed: Sep 1, 2018
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Green Bay , Wisconsin, United States
  • Spotted Indoors: Other
  • Found in web?: No
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Hi, it looks like a distant Eastern parson spider. In theory, if MERSA bacteria is present on a surface, if that surface punctures your skin you may become innoculated with the bacteria. Your personal immune system and wound care would affect whether it becomes an infection. A spider’s fangs can introduce bacteria into a body with the puncture wound of a bite. If you are at high risk for infections or spend time in a place that has a history of MERSA infections, please discuss your concerns with your doctor. He or she will know your situation and possibly things… Read more »