Physical Characteristics

Characterized by eight long legs and spider-like appearance; length of 0.25-0.50 in (6.4-12.7 mm) with front legs about 1.75-1.94 in (45-50 mm) long, small bodies that are grayish brown or tan in color, and very long, somewhat translucent, skinny legs. Males are slightly shorter than females; fragile with a rectangular, elongated abdomen (oval-shaped body). Head, thorax, and abdomen are fused, with elongated, cylindrical abdomen about three times longer than wide. Chelicerae are fang-like.

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