The brown recluse spider is a species of spider known for its particularly venomous bite. Despite normally being native to the southwestern United States, Hogwarts Castle had a significant population of the creatures.
Behind the scenes
- Oddly, despite being well known in real life for their poison, as well as the Folio Bruti calling them "particularly venomous", the brown recluse is not capable of inflicting the poison status.
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game) (First appearance) (GBC version only)
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game) (First identified as Brown recluse) (GBC version only)
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game) (GBA version only)
Notes and references
- ↑ Brown recluse spider on Wikipedia
- ↑ Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game) - GBC version