Prefer dark damp areas, indoors they are typically found in basements, crawlspaces, and attics year round. Their bites are harmless to humans.
Found in tall grass, wood piles, debris outdoors, and buildings with pest issues. Webs are found on ground level and under ledges. Will bite and has the most toxic venom in the U.S.
In summer they are usually found under debris or in flower beds and gardens. In fall they seek shelter indoors. Active at night and catch their prey outside of their web. Bites can be painful and damage and kill skin tissue.
Found in leafy, grassy areas, and indoors when seeking shelter. They do not cause damage to buildings or humans. May bite if threatened.
Seek shelter indoors for warmth and food, typically found in basements, crawl spaces. and closets. Harmless to humans.
Found in secluded areas that are not disturbed or clean, sheds, barns, and garages. Can lay up to 250 eggs at one time. Will bite and can cause nausea and fever.