Scytodes fusca

Scytodes fusca, the brown spitting spider, is a species of spitting spider in the family Scytodidae. It is found in Central and Southern America, has been introduced into Europe, tropical Africa, Seychelles, Myanmar, China, Japan, and Hawaii.[1][2][3][4]

Scytodes fusca
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Scytodidae
Genus: Scytodes
S. fusca
Binomial name
Scytodes fusca
Walckenaer, 1837
Brown spitting spider, Scytodes fusca
Brown spitting spider, Scytodes fusca


  1. ^ "Scytodes fusca Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
  2. ^ "Scytodes fusca". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
  3. ^ "Scytodes fusca". NMBE World Spider Catalog. Retrieved 2019-09-24.

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