Family - Scytodidae
Genus - Scytodes
Female - 4-6mm / Male - 3-5mm
These six-eyed Spiders don't make webs and seem quite nomadic.
They have two lobed glands in their heads, the front one
produces poison, the back one produces a glue-like substance.
Combined they shoot a sticky poisonous gum at their prey, pinning it
down, then move in for the kill.
They rock from side to side when spitting, causing a zig-zag thread.
Only just though, above my back door.
was dead but she dried herself out & went on her way.
I sometimes find these strange six-eyed spiders on my
bathroom walls and ceiling.