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American yellow sac spider

Cheiracanthium inclusum


This spider, hung from the ceiling of the patio, and ran underneath this chair. This spider is slightly toxic, and can cause itchiness, redness, and swelling for about 1 to 2 weeks if bitten. This spider has a transparent yellow color throughout the body, and has red near the eyes. This spider here was about an inch long fully spread. They mainly come out at night.


In my garden, Fort Worth, Texas.

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Spotted on May 18, 2020
Submitted on May 19, 2020

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