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Webbing is a fairly new adaptation in the arachnid family, which encompasses not just spiders, but also tarantulas, scorpions, mites, and ticks.
Further YouTube research yielded amazing videos of frogs eating mice, tarantulas and even other frogs.
And, in an unusual twist, the ambitious Mr. Williamson is perhaps best known for keeping a pet tarantula at his desk.
Scientists have known for decades that snakes can fall prey to tarantulas.
On Instagram, the picture-sharing social media site, Williamson favors pictures of his tarantula, Cronus, his cocker spaniel, Bessie and his black cat, Tabitha.
But in a surreal coda to the mini-reshuffle, the new chief whip, Julian Smith, who replaced Mr. Williamson, marked his promotion by tweeting a picture of the pet tarantula that had been kept by his predecessor.
And the theme stuck: Giant tarantulas crawl through the grass, while one is situated on the roof.
In the western desert tarantula, the male weaves a sperm pouch and uses syringe-like parts of appendages near his mouth to place it in a pouch in the female’s abdomen.
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