What do brown recluse spiders look like?
Brown recluse spiders are typically light to medium brown in color and have a distinctive violin-shaped mark on the front part of their body. They have long, spindly legs and can grow to about 1/25 to 1/2 inches in body length.
When are brown recluse spiders most active?
Are brown recluse spider bites dangerous?
While brown recluse spider bites can be painful and lead to skin necrosis in some cases, severe reactions are not that common. Medical attention should be sought if bitten by these venomous spiders, especially if the bite site shows signs of infection or if fever, chills, or muscle pain occur.