|Geographical Range||Tropical and temperate regions worldwide|
|Habitat||Various habitats; found in houses and other buildings|
|Scientific Name||Pholcus phalangioides|
|Conservation Status||Not listed by IUCN|
This is one of the most common spiders found in cellars and basements. When alarmed the spider shakes rapidly in its web, blurring in with the tangle and making it hard to see.