Arachnoboards - A member posts a link to a news article about a new species of trapdoor spider (Myrmekiaphila tigris) that has been discovered in Auburn, Alabama.
New Cave Spider Species- with Claws!
The Reptile Report - Meet Trogloraptor, fearsomeness incarnate. The creature more than lives up to its name—it is, in fact, an eight-legged showcase for scientific novelty. The spider somewhat resembles the brown recluse, famed for its flesh-necrotizing venom—but at four centimeters, Trogloraptor is about twice as large. In fact, this spider is an entirely new critter—just look at those legs, each ends in a curved, scythelike claw.
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