How do I know if there are violinist spiders in my house? 5 signs that give them away

The fiddler spiders they are very toxic and during the summer they are in full swing, for that reason you have to be alert and know how to recognize when they have arrived at your house, that is the only way you can prevent yourself from an attack, here we gave you what are the signs! that put them in evidence!

In The Truth News We reveal that this arachnid can cause death if the person it bites is not treated immediately, so you must be careful and try to avoid it as much as you can.

We recently told you about what a spider bite looks like in dogs, but now, we are going to tell you the signs that a pet that has been bitten by it shows.

What signs reveal the presence of violinist spiders at home?

How do I know if there are violinist spiders in my house?  5 signs that give them away

Spider. Photo: publimetro.com.mx

According to ‘Recluses or not?’, a scientific project that studied this arachnid discovered that this insect prefers to live in houses than in nature and some of the signs that you should be alert to, as they could reveal the presence of These animals are the following:

  1. presence of dust
  2. corners
  3. Humidity
  4. Wooden furniture
  5. Dirt

Although these factors are not caused by the spider, they do create the perfect environment for them to feel attracted to live there, therefore, if your house has these characteristics you must be very careful and always be careful when approaching corners, cupboards , bookcases, since they are areas where dust accumulates more, something that these insects like.

It is worth mentioning that, despite the danger of this arachnid, the academic from the Institute of Biology of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Alejandro Valdez-Mondragón, commented that bites are common, but warned that:

“…to reduce exposure to spiders, care should be taken when reaching into or under things in infested areas.”

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What should you do to prevent the bite of this spider?




In addition to keeping your house clean and avoiding humidity, Alejandro Valdez-Mondragón indicates that it is necessary to check the bedding, clothes and shoes well before using them, this way you will avoid being accidentally stung.

On the other hand, this expert, known for being the discoverer of this species in 2019, which he named Loxosceles tenochtitlan, suggested not killing the spider, since he indicated that they are not very aggressive and very shy.

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With information from radioformula.com.mx

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