Home Range: Five different species of widow spiders are found throughout the U.S. and southern Canada.
Habitat: Found in dry, sandy, or rocky areas.
Wild Diet: Will eat almost any insect they can catch in their web.
Interesting Facts: The Black Widow is the most venomous spider in North America. However, only the female’s bite is medically significant. Black Widow spiders are typically not aggressive, and bite as a defensive measure when they are attacked or feel threatened.