Facts About Spiders

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The spider is a member of the animal kingdom. They are also included in Arthropod phyla, together with crustaceans, insects, millipedes, centipedes and other animals with clearly segmented bodies. Spiders can create powerful webs to catch prey by setting traps to trap them.

Spiders share an Arachnida class with mites, fleas, scorpions and other animals with eight legs. It is also important to know what a spider is. They are not insects, even if they are distantly related.

What is Spider?


The spider is a breathing arthropod that has eight legs and chelicerae with fangs that inject toxins. They are the order of the greatest arachnids that have ranked seventh in the total species diversity among all other oration organisms.

Spiders can be found all over the Antarctic world. Anatomically, spiders with other arthropods. Unlike insects, the spider has no antenna.

Spiders have the most centralized nervous system of all arthopods. Unlike most arthopods, spiders do not have extensor muscles in their legs and otherwise extend them with hydraulic pressure.

Spider webs vary greatly in size, shape and number of sticky yarns used. The spiral ball network is one of the earliest forms and the spider that produces crumpled nets is more numerous and varied than the orb-web spider.

The true spider has been found carbonated and very similar to the most primitive suborto, Mesothelae. The main group of modern spiders, Mygalomorphae and Araneomorphae, first appeared in the Triassic period.


Spiders are Not Insects

Many people think that spiders are insects but they are not. They belong to different biological groups called arachnids.

The spider is called a super hero

Spiders are often or seen as superheroes as myths in ancient times!

  • Arachne
    In the Ancient Greek Myth, the beautiful princess of Arachne is an astonishing weaver who turned out to be a spider by the jealousy of the goddess Athena.

  • Anansi
    In West African and Caribbean folklore, there is a very popular spider character that he thinks includes stories. Her name is Anansi and she is known as a deceitful liar, storyteller and teacher of wisdom, half human, half spider. The ancient African word for the story is Anansesem and literally means cobweb. Anansi is still popular today.*

According to Islamic legend, when the prophet of Islam, Muhammad, was hiding in the cave of those who wanted to kill him, he was saved from his enemies by a spider. The spider made a net at the entrance of the cave. When his enemies approached to kill the prophet, they looked at the net and thought that no one could enter the cave entrance because it was unbroken.

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