Question by  deb74 (164)

Are daddy long leg spiders dangerous?

Are daddy long leg spiders really the most poisonous spider?


Answer by  lou (792)

Daddy Long Leg spiders are actually venomous. They do prey on smaller insects. However, the mouth of the Daddy Long Leg is so small, it cannot bite through human skin. Therefore, they are not dangerous to humans.


Answer by  champaign9497 (11977)

Yes they are what makes them very harmless to people is the fact that their mandibles are to tiny to bite a human.


Answer by  sunflower249 (338)

This is just an urban legend. There are a few animals referred to as "daddy-long-legs", and none of them is capable of poisoning people. Some don't even bite at all.

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