Most of us are scared of spiders – even if we don’t want to admit it. But there’s one spider that really terrifies us: the black widow. Not only does its name sound terrifying, but this creepy-crawly creature has a bite that can really do some damage.
Featuring shiny black bodies, this spider has a red hourglass shape on its back. This spider is so dangerous, it even tells you that you’re time is running out if you’re bit by one.
Knowing how to identify a black widow spider is life skill everyone should have. Let’s take a closer look at what this spider looks like, how it behaves and other interesting facts about the black widow.