Tegenaria agrestis

Tegenaria agrestis

(te-ge-nā'rē-a a-grĕs'tis),
A native European spider now resident in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S., formerly falsely thought capable of inducing necrotic arachnidism.
Synonym(s): hobo spider
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Hobo spiders - known by the scientific name Tegenaria agrestis - look like common house spiders but are bigger, with thicker, hairy legs.
Tegenaria agrestis, the aggressive house spider, causes the same symptoms and the bite is identical.
Biology and medical importance of the aggressive house spider, Tegenaria agrestis, in the Pacific Northwest (Arachnida: Araneae: Agelenidae).