Comments & ID Thoughts
This spider has fangs, what is the name and is it poisonous?
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- Submitted: May 16, 2019
- Photographed: May 16, 2019
- Spider: Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider)
- Location: Wysox , Pennsylvania, United States
- Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
- Found in web?: No
- Attributes: Dorsal
It was found on my screen door, 2 weeks ago I found one in my mobile home.
Hi, see above image for ID. 🙂 Like most spiders they have venom but are not considered to be of medical significance and are unlikely to bite except in self-defense. Everyone’s immune system is different though.