While Michigan is home to 39 different species of spiders, the southern black widow is the only poisonous spider indigenous to the state. The other 38 species of spider native to M...
Species Found in Michigan ... This robust spider is common in and around
homes, but also lives under rocks, logs, in leaf litter, and other dark, humid places
Spiders are one of the most common, easily recognizable and beneficial of
creatures ... The vast majority of spiders in Michigan are not poisonous or
Jul 18, 2014 ... Medical experts are calling it a 'rare death' -- a healthy 58-year-old woman has
died after being bitten by a brown recluse spider in ...
May 6, 2015 ... "I think 99.99 percent of people in Michigan, as long as they stay in Michigan, will
never come within 100 feet of a brown recluse spider," ...
Poisonous Spiders & Insects in Michigan. The insects and arachnids that live in
Michigan gardens rarely pose a serious threat to healthy adults, but some ...
Northern Black Widow Spider (Latrodectus variolus) ventral view. Northern ... In
Michigan, they appear to be more common in the western Lower Peninsula.
Jul 1, 2011 ... Ruth Simon, a Master Gardener Volunteer who works in the Genesee County
Extension office, sent me three, very nice brown recluse spiders a ...
Nov 19, 2014 ... Contrary to very common belief, the Brown recluse spider is not indigenous to
Michigan. Yes I know. You or someone you know was bit by one ...
Listing of North American insects found in Michigan. ... Comb-clawed, or Comb-
Footed, spiders are the most common type of house spider in North America.