They can be found in woods, under rocks, stones and leaf litter, and in cellars and closets of homes. Its long, gangling legs make it look like its walking on stilts. They are slow-moving, nocturnal hunters.
Details of the:
Common name: Spitting Spider
Scientific Name: Scytodes spp.
Size (Adult, Length): 4mm to 9mm (0.16in to 0.35in)
Identifying Colors: brown; black; yellow
Additional Descriptors: speckled, biting, venomous
North American Reach (Though Not Limited To*): Alabama; Arizona; California; Colorado; Florida; Georgia; Louisiana; Mississippi; Nevada; New Mexico; Texas
* Keep in mind that an insect's reach is not limited by lines on a map and therefore may appear in areas/regions/states beyond those listed above.