What kind of spider is this?

Asked October 3, 2018, 11:51 PM EDT

What type of spider is this and is it venomous/ poisonous?

Pulaski County Missouri

1 Response

All spiders have venom. In Missouri, we only have 2 spiders that are a threat to humans, the brown recluse and the black widow. Your spider does not look like either.

I think your spider is a wolf spider. Check out our guide to help you with the id. https://extension2.missouri.edu/g7386