What kind of spider is this?

Asked September 25, 2017, 6:19 PM EDT

Hi I found this spider outside my house and I was wondering what kind of spider this was, and If it was poisoness? It was also tough to kill it would not die and it kept shooting webs at me

Atlantic County New Jersey

1 Response

It looks like an orb spider but I do not recognize the species.
All spiders have venom used to kill prey. Different spiders have different venom and individual people can have different sensitivity to venom.