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Image credit: Heteropoda venatoria with egg sac / Fritz Geller-Grimm via Wikimedia CC BY-SA 3.0

Scientists Find Moustache Help Spider Lure Prey

The brown huntsman spider,¬†also known as Heteropoda venatoria in technical term, has a outstanding white stripe on its face, which is something similar to a moustache. At present, by shaving off such moustaches, scientists have found that the vibrant bristles¬†help these spider lure flying insects to be their prey in […]

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