Huntsman Spider (Giant Crab Spider)

FamilyáSparassidae

This is a large spider, with the body reaching as long as 1 inch. áHuntsman spider areávery common in Florida and are often found in homes. áAt night they can be found onáwalls and ceilings looking for their favorite prey...cockroaches. áThese spiders are veryáfast and have no problem chasing down a large roach.

Huntsman Spider Photo Gallery

Huntsman Spider (Heteropoda venatoria)3

ęDaniel D. Dye 2016