Picture ID 40682

Picture of unidentified spider

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I just want 2 know if this spider is poisonous ? And is it dangerous for animals ?

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  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2018
  • Photographed: Sep 28, 2018
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Holiday Florida , Florida, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: Yes
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Hi. One of the very harmless orb weavers, while they are capable of biting, they don’t. Their venom is so mild, it would have little or no effect on humans or pets. 55 years with spiders, only know one person ever bitten by any orb weaver, a spotted orb weaver trapped under a shirt collar, A bite to the neck, just a mild sting and lingering irritation a couple hours was the result. This looks like your little spiny orb weaver, I have handled these and a number of just about every other orb weaver and simply never bitten, even… Read more »