06/11/2013 05:55 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 10:52 GMT

Brazilian Wandering Spider, World's Most Deadly Arachnid: Top Ten Facts (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Following in the footsteps of the venomous false widow spider comes the Brazilian wandering spider – a bigger, fatter and badder arachnid on all counts.

Most recently a family was forced to flee their south west London home after a egg sack of the spiders concealed in a bag of bananas hatched as mum tucked into a fruit. *Shudder.*

So what do we need to know about them? This is what:

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