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Spiders!

Adult yellow sac spider (Credit: R Vetter)

October is a perfect time to talk about spiders! People decorate for Halloween with scary images of...

Posted on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 3:41 PM
Tags: beneficial (15), bite (18), garden (42), home (9), IPM (63), landscape (50), natural enemies (14), pest management (69), Pest Notes (95), spider (11), spiders (6), UC IPM (281), Vetter (5)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

How to Catch a Spider

spider salticidae I-AR-PHID-AD.004

While you are home working, learning, or relaxing, you may have noticed a few other critters...

Posted on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 10:16 AM
Tags: beneficial (15), beneficial insects (8), natural enemies (14), predator (4), spider (11), spiders (6), UC IPM (281), video (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Brown Recluse Spiders? Not in California!

Adult brown recluse spider, <i>Loxosceles reclusa</i>. (Credit: R Vetter)

If you were to ask an audience of more than a few people if they or anyone they know has ever seen...

Posted on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 1:20 PM
Tags: bite (18), brown recluse (2), california (31), pest management (69), spider (11), UC IPM (281), Vetter (5)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Brown Recluse

Brown recluse spider. (Credit: Rick Vetter, UCR)

No we aren't here to tell you we found one. Because brown recluse spiders do not live in...

Brown recluse spider. (Credit: Rick Vetter, UCR)
Brown recluse spider. (Credit: Rick Vetter, UCR)

Brown recluse spider. (Credit: Rick Vetter, UCR)

Range of the brown recluse spider in the United States. (Credit: Rick Vetter, UCR)
Range of the brown recluse spider in the United States. (Credit: Rick Vetter, UCR)

Range of the brown recluse spider in the United States. (Credit: Rick Vetter, UCR)

Posted on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 11:22 PM
Tags: brown (2), brown recluse (2), recluse (1), spider (11), UC IPM (281), Vetter (5)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management

Summer Spider Sightings

Adult flower or crab spider. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

When you see spiders in your garden, you may wonder if they can hurt you or your pets. The good...

Posted on Sunday, July 8, 2018 at 9:27 PM
Tags: black widow (3), control (54), crab (1), garden (42), harmless (1), jumping (1), lynx (1), orb (1), pest (105), poisonous (1), spider (11), UC IPM (281), weaver (1), webs (1), wolf (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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