Comments & ID Thoughts
What kind of spider is this and is it dangerous?
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- Submitted: May 21, 2019
- Photographed: May 21, 2019
- Spider: Cheiracanthium mildei (Long-legged Sac Spider)
- Location: Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States
- Spotted Indoors: Other
- Found in web?: No
- Attributes: Lateral
Hi, see above image for ID. 🙂 They’re not considered to be of medical significance. You can reduce the number of spiders you find in your home by sealing cracks around floors, doors, windows, foundation, etc., vacuum everywhere and empty the canister outside.