An Australian man has caused squeaks of terror around the world with a video of an enormous spider carrying a mouse up the side of a refrigerator.

"Oh, hell, no" and "nope, nope, nope" sum up the more than 80,000 responses to the video, which has been viewed more than 17 million times on Facebook.

The huntsman spider can be seen holding the dead mouse by the head as it carries it in the kitchen of a home in Coppabella, Queensland, CNET reports.

"What's he going to do with him?"

a man can be heard wondering in the video filmed by Jason Womal, who says he had been about to leave for work when a neighbor asked if he wanted to see "something cool."

"OK guys, so just letting you all know that the spider is fine.

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