Wilderness: Black Widow and Recluse Spider Bite (cont.)
Brown recluse spider. Note the violin pattern on cephalothorax and light-colored, hairless abdomen.
Brown recluse spider head close-up.
Black widow spider. Note the characteristic hourglass abdominal markings
Black widow spider underbelly and egg
Picture of the underside of a black widow spider and an egg sack
Picture of a top view of a black widow spider
Medically reviewed by Rambod Rouhbakhsh, MD, MBA, FAAFP; Diplomat American Board of Family Medicine
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/18/2014
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