Tarantulas vs the bee

On average, people fear spiders more than death,

Even though, a Tarantulas bite has the same effect as a bee sting, if u are allergic you will have a horrible time, if not, just a bump.

Facts on Tarantulas:

  • Can regenerate legs
  • Do not make spiderwebs
  • They can be as large as a dinner plate
  • They rarely bite and when they do it is compared to a bee sting
  • Alergic reactions vary, reactions are like a bee sting
  • Demale tarantulas can live up to 30 years in the wild
  • Tarantulas periodically shed their external skeletons in a process called molting
  • They are easily hurt when dropped.

Tarantula anatomy (left) and Tarantula size example

 

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