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In time for Halloween: 9 new tarantula species discovered

Damien1972 (878814) writes | about a year and a half ago

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Damien1972 (878814) writes "If you suffer from acute arachnophobia, this is the perfect Halloween discovery for you: a spider expert has discovered nine new species of arboreal tarantulas in the Brazil. Although tarantula diversity is highest in the Amazon rainforest, the new species are all found in lesser-known Brazilian ecosystems like the Atlantic Forest and the cerrado."
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