This pale spider is typically found in homes (on ceilings, in corners, etc). They build thin silk shelters in corners or dark spaces behind appliances. Its thorax is darker than its abdomen.
This fast running spider is an ambush predator. Its bite is painful and slow to heal in humans.
Common name: Long-legged Sac Spider
Scientific Name: Cheiracanthuim mildei
Adult Size (Length): 5mm to 9mm (0.20in to 0.35in) [ COMPARE ]
Identifying Colors: white; cream; tan; yellow
General Description: fast, albino
North American Reach (Though Not Limited To*): Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
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