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8 superlative spiders

Best legs Giant huntsman spider (Heteropoda maxima)   The Goliath birdeater may be the world’s largest spider by mass, but the giant huntsma...

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World’s Largest Spider, The Goliath Bird Eating Spider!

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An Australian huntsman spider has a leg span of up to 12 inches (30 centimeters), often described as being “the size of a dinner plate.”...uh, yikes!

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Giant Huntsman Spider: World's Largest Spider By Leg Span - Credit: kezza | Shutterstock

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Etymologist Piotr Naskrecki studies katydids, a type of insect related to crickets. He walks alone and at night into the depths of South American rainforests as part of his research. He walks carefully through the forest, taking pains not to disturb anyone or anything he comes across, and listens for the faint trill of the insect's wings. A few years ago, while studying in Guyana, Naskrecki and immersed in his ritual, Naskrecki heard a sound of heavy feet rustling nearby. As he ...

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Giant Spider! World's Biggest Spider Giant Huntsman Spider. (DON'T WATCH THIS!!! I MEAN IT! IT WILL FREAK YOU OUT AND YOU MAY NEVER BEAD ANOTHER SPIDER AGAIN!)

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Conoce a la tarántula Goliath, una araña del tamaño de un cachorrito

Full Size Goliath Bird-Eating Spider | Goliath Bird Eating Spider Size Comparison Bird-eating spider and

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Thought to be the largest spider, but Hagrid's friend Aragog is.

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An adult male huntsman spider compared to a penny.

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