- An approach to spider bites. Erroneous attribution of dermonecrotic lesions to brown recluse or hobo spider bites in CanadaRobert G Bennett
British Columbia Ministry of Forests, Saanichton
Can Fam Physician 50:1098-101. 2004..To dispel prevalent myths surrounding diagnosis of dermonecrotic and associated conditions supposedly resulting from bites of brown recluse, hobo, or other spiders in Canada...
- Distribution of the medically-implicated hobo spider (Araneae: Agelenidae) and a benign congener, Tegenaria duellica, in the United States and CanadaRichard S Vetter
Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
J Med Entomol 40:159-64. 2003..In large human population centers where both species are sympatric, T. duellica is usually more common than the hobo spider. Data from a total of 1,232 hobo spiders and 395 T. duellica are included in this study...