White Tailed Spider
White Tailed Spider - Lampona cylindrata
Female 12 - 15 mm
Male 5 - 8 mm
Usually dwell on the ground under debris such as leaf litter, bark, logs and other vegetation. Can be found indoors during cooler months of the year. They hunt for other spiders as their preferred food source.
Risk to Humans and Pets:
Not usually aggressive. Venom is considered toxic, causing Local pain and in some rare cases - ulceration of the skin where the bite occured