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Bold Jumping Spider - harmful?

Hey there Bug Experts and forum members!

I know that the Black Widow and Violin Spiders are known for being harmful to humans and venemous spiders. However, I have seen a number of spiders, that are much bigger than those species and with much larger fangs. Normally in nature, animals with bright and vivid colors are a warning sign for being dangerous.

The Bold (Daring) Jumping Spider has bright blueish green fangs and they are freakin huge! A lot of wolf spiders, fishing spiders, wadering spiders, and huntsmans also are large spiders with massive fangs. yet these species are not treated as dangerous spiders. What is to keep these spiders with big fangs from sinking those teeth into me, especially if provoked, and what are the consequences of that since all spiders are venemous, but only those notorious widows and recluses get the headlines?

Hey there Dave.
Three and a half years ago I was bitten by a female Phidippus regius. I was attempting to collect her in Orange County, FL. It was a cold day for FL, being in the 40's in mid-afternoon. She had dropped to ground while I was getting her from her sac. Being cold, her metabolism was slow and her sight was surely not what it would be on a warm day. I placed my right hand in front of her to nudge her onto my hand. She went into a defensive posture: front legs up and out from the body, fangs wide open. Having no fear of these spiders, I stubbornly attempted to nudge her with my left hand onto my right hand. She proceded to lock down onto the middle finger of my right hand. It felt like a small pinch on the tip of my finger. I found this amusing and stood up and held my hand up in the air to show my friend. I then shook her off with one hard shake and I still ended up getting her. She was biting me for seven or eight seconds. Shortly after, the bite began to throb painfully. It seemed to throb with each heartbeat. It was probably comparable to a bee sting. It was significant for a few hours. I had a sore finger tip for a week to go along with two small red marks where the fangs penetrated. The finger never had any swelling. That's probably as bad as it can get unless a person has an allergic reaction.

How Harmful?
Black Widow and Violin Spiders have toxins in their venom that can kill people. If a jumping spider bites you, it will hurt, and may cause a red area, maybe even a sore. A day or two later, though, there's likely to be nothing left to show you were ever bitten (if you're allergic, all bets are off- but people die from eating peanut butter, and it's not considered poisonous).

By the way- there's one small family of spiders, the Uloboridae, that have no venom.

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