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Do daddy longlegs spiders bite?


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They do bite; but cannot pierce human skin.

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Don't fear the pholcid: Daddy long-legs' venom is only dangerous if you're an insect. You've probably heard the urban legend: Daddy long-leg spiders possess extremely toxic venom—so toxic that it would kill a human if only their fangs were long and strong enough to penetrate human skin.

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