Latrodectus mactans

Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Latrodectus mactans
Latrodectus mactans eating.JPG
Latrodectus mactans
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cless: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Faimily: Theridiidae
Genus: Latrodectus
Species: L. mactans
Binomial name
Latrodectus mactans
Fabricius, 1775

Latrodectus mactans, or Soothren black widow or simply black widow, is a heichly venomous species o speeder in the genus Latrodectus. Thay are weel kent for the distinctive black an reid colorin o the female o the species an for the fact that she will occasionally eat her mate efter reproduction. The species is native tae North Americae. The venom is seldom fatal tae healthy humans.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]