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The tarantula's fangs are nearly half an inch long, about a sixth the size of its body.
The giant Australian tarantula only occasionally eats birds.
Bloomberg reports the dinner also served appetizers featuring tarantula and cockroach.
Such tricks of light are also used by intensely blue animals such as peacocks, Morpho butterflies and the awesome blue tarantulas discovered in Guyana last year.
Watch out for tarantulas and broken Tequila bottles.
With that in mind, the authors' ultimate conclusion is that this is one of the earliest members of the order Araneae, which includes true spiders and tarantulas.
Although generally sweet-natured, the Chaco golden knee, like many other tarantulas, may flick irritating hairs at people when alarmed.
Webbing is a fairly new adaptation in the arachnid family, which encompasses not just spiders, but also tarantulas, scorpions, mites, and ticks.
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: a large, hairy spider that lives in warm regions
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