GIANT HUNTSMAN SPIDER
APPEARANCE: The giant huntsman spider is the largest spider known to exist. Its leg span can reach up to 12 inches. Wide, dark bands decorate its yellowishbrown legs, which extend like crab limbs.
HABITAT: These spiders are usually cave dwellers, but can also be found in buildings and forests.
WEB STYLE: No webs for these eight-legged wonders! An adult GHS spends its time actively searching for prey.
DEFENSE STRATEGY: GH spiders are venomous, but their venom isn’t strong enough to cause hoomans serious medical concern.