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Answered 2010-02-16 20:16:27

Daddy long leg Spiders, of the Family Pholcidae, do NOT contain deadly venom. They do contain venom. All spiders do. But when the myth started that they have the deadliest venom, there had been absolutely no research done on the toxicology of the venom. Giving the myth no basis. Now that some research has been done, they have concluded that the venom is relatively weak.

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Do daddy long legs carry poiseness venom?

The daddy long legs is a spider that does not contain poisonous venom in their fangs. These spiders are harmless and do not pose a threat to human beings.

Is a House spider the same as a Daddy Long Legs spider?

no the daddy long legs does not produce venom but only kills the other deadly bugs and insects in ur household

What is the formula for daddy long legs venom?

There is no venom in daddy long legs so you wont need an anti-venom and the fangs don't even pierce the human skin.

Are daddy long legs more poisinous than black widow?

the daddy long legs have a simlar venom to cobras but the fangs are way to soft to penetrate skin also the amount of venom is minute.

Is it a myth that daddy long legs are poisonous?

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Is the daddy long legs spider the most deadly spider?


Do the daddy long legs spit the venom on humans?

No,There Harmless (: They Just Crawl On You !

How are daddy long legs the deadlliest?

Pholcidae, Pholcus, Pholcusphalangioides or more commonly know as Daddy long legs. Daddy long legs are extremely poisonous to other spiders because of their paper thin, razor sharp fangs. They are easily projected into its prey, then the deadly venom is injected, yet their fangs are not strong enough to pierce the human skin. Bearing them completely harmless.

Is it safe to pick up a daddy long legs?

Yes. There are two things that get this name. One is a spider with very long legs, and the other is a harvestman with very long legs. Harvestmen do not have any venom at all, and the "daddy long-legs spider" has such a tiny amount of venom that it is not a danger to humans.

Which spiders are deadly to humans?

tarantulas,daddy-long legs, white-tail

What is the least deadly spider?

The least deadliest spider is The Daddy Long Legs Spider.

How many legs does a daddy long leg have?

Eight, like arachnids (spiders) but Daddy Longlegs are not spiders. They are Opiliones. Daddy Longlegs appear to have only one body section unlike spider's with two. Daddy longlegs don't have venom glands or hollow fangs to inject venom.

Can a Daddy Long Legs kill a Black Widow?

NO, although daddy long legs have venom, there fangs are not strong, or long enough to penetrate skin, let alone the exoskeleten of a black widow...

Daddy long legs venomous?

Yes, Daddy long are legs venomous, but only enough to affect insects. Actually, they are venomous, and they can bite humans, but their venom is mild and produces a mild burn.

Are daddy long legs poisonous to cats if swallowed?

No they are not. Then venom is not enough to hurt or harm a animal or a human.

Is daddy long legs is the most poisonous animal in the world?

No, this harmless creature is definitely not the most poisonous in the world. There are three types of daddy long legs, in which 2/3 don't have any venom at all. The third has venom, but an insignificant amount. It cannot penetrate the human flesh.

Can you eat a daddy long legs?

It is a myth. A Daddy Long-Legged spider's venom is not toxic to humans and yes, they can bite people quite easily. There are no ill effects.

Is a daddy long legs spider harmful?

actually they are the most poisonous spider in the world but their fangs are too small to bite a human being so the answer is a no. Daddy long legs are not poisonous. they're teeth aren't hollow, and they have no venom.

Is daddy long legs the name for a young crane fly?

Daddy long legs is the name given to an insect that I believe is in the spider family. It is characterized by its very long thin legs. It is a harmless insect without venom but useful in killing off other pesky bugs.

Are there daddy long legs in America?

no. but there are daddy fat legs

Are grand daddy long legs and daddy long legs related?

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Do daddy long legs bit?

no daddy long legs dont bit.

Are there Female daddy long legs?

Yes there are female daddy long legs

Is it poison daddy long legs?

no daddy long legs are not poisons or toxi

Are daddy long legs in Wisconsin?

Yes there are daddy long legs in Wisconsin.