Black Widow spiders discovered on Teesside

North American Black Widow spider discovered on Teesside Credit: Naturally Wild

North American Black Widow spiders have been discovered at a business on Teesside.

They are thought to have hidden in an industrial freight shipment.

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Deadly spiders found on Teesside

Highly venomous Black Widow spiders have been discovered at a business on Teesside. The arachnids, which have a venom that is thought to be 15 times stronger than a rattlesnake’s, are thought to have hidden in an industrial freight.