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Spiders in the San Francisco Bay Area

Most people don't like spiders but they are actually beneficial predators and they usually don't harm people. They are also resilient creatures and a difficult pest to control in and around your home.
Omega Pest Control can greatly reduce the numbers by using targeted applications and employing integrated pest management solutions.

General Types of Spiders in North America

  • Agelenidae, funnel weavers or grass spiders
  • Araneidae, orb weavers or garden spiders
  • Clubionidae (including Corinnidae), sac spiders or twoclawed hunting spiders
  • Linyphiidae (=Microphantidae), dwarf spiders
  • Lycosidae, wolf spiders
  • Oxyopidae, lynx spiders
  • Salticidae, jumping spiders
  • Theridiidae, cobweb, cobweb weaver, or combfooted spiders
  • Thomisidae, crab spiders or flower spiders

Harmful Spiders found in California

  • Black Widow Spider
  • Yellow Sac Spider
  • Recluse Spiders
  • Other spiders less common but still: tarantulas, red and black jumping spider, hobo spider, and more.

Getting Rid of Spiders

If spiders are a big problem around your home please contact us today. Omega Pest Control technicians have the knowledge and experience to solve this difficult pest problem.