Spiders are eight-legged arachnids that live in just about any part of the world. While many people fear them, they often play beneficial roles in nature. Up here in Massachusetts, there are four types of spiders people are likely to see. While most of these Massachusetts spiders aren't dangerous, it's good to know what you'll be seeing.
House spider (Parasteatoda tepidariorum)
Common house spiders are recognizable by the tan and dark brown alternating stripes on their legs. The spider's body is dark ... Read More