November 16, 2020
wolf spider

Spider Spotlight: Wolf Spider

If you were to take a guess, how many different types of spiders would you say there are in the world? If you guessed any lower […]
November 9, 2020
huntsman spider

Spider Spotlight: Huntsman Spider

Huntsman spiders are large, fast spiders distributed in warm climates throughout the world. They live in some warm American states such as Florida, Georgia, California, and […]
November 2, 2020
yellow garden spider

Spider Spotlight: Yellow Garden Spider

Often spotted in the landscape when they reach maturity in late summer, these big, black and yellow garden spiders and their large, circular webs are hard […]
October 26, 2020
jumping spiders

Spider Spotlight: Jumping Spiders

Jumping spiders are a group of spiders that constitute the family Salticidae. As of 2019, this family contained over 600 described genera and over 6000 described […]
October 19, 2020

Most Poisonous Spiders in Florida

Perhaps one of the most polarizing creepy crawly creatures in the insect world is the spider. A popular image for Halloween decoration, these are some of […]
October 12, 2020
fire ants

How to Get Rid of Fire Ants

Both native and Red Imported Fire Ants can sting. Red Imported Fire Ants are very aggressive and their sting can cause reactions ranging from irritation and […]