- Female: 7 mm
- male: 5 mm
- legs are uniformly red
- Abdomen black
- Eight eyes, small, in two straight rows
- Slender legs
- The male waves its front legs while walking
- The males leave their web, during daylight hours in search of a mate
- The egg-sac is flat made of white fluffy silk
- 35-50 eggs are concealed in the egg sac
- On or close to the ground with little webbing present
- Small sheet webbing
- They sit upside down in their open web
- There are numerous vertical threads attached to the ground
- They place droplets of their sticky substance at the base of the web
- Males may enter inside the house on the search for a female
- Their webs can be found built under bark, stones or logs
- There are no recorded ill effects from the bites of these spiders
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