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Spider from Central Asia

Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyzstan)

I just found this spider inside my home.
Some ideas if it is dangerous?

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Minot, ND

This is a female cobweb/comb-footed spider in the genus Steatoda. They are not aggressive towards humans, but can deliver a very painful bite if mishandled (personal experience)...

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