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