Are daddy long legs spiders?

Answer Daddy long legs are long-legged arachnids belonging to the order Opiliones. Also called harvestmen, they are distinguished from spiders by the absence of a division between the head and body. They ... Read More »

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Are daddy long legs really spiders?

The house spider is the only spider that is a daddy long legs. However, many people mistakenly call other arachnids such as the harvestmen (Metaphalangium albounilineatum) and crane fly (Tipula), d... Read More »

Is the daddy long legs the most poisonous spider?

A popular urban legend holds that daddy longlegs are the most poisonous spiders in the world, yet their mouths are far too small to bite into human skin. This myth is false. Two orders of long-legg... Read More »

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Is a daddy long legs venomous?

Some claim that Daddy Long Legs hold dangerous venom, but have too small of fangs to puncture human skin. This is a myth. Although Daddy Long Legs do have short fangs, they are not poisonous.Refere... Read More »