Home > slashdot > In Time For Halloween: 9 New Tarantula Species Discovered

In Time For Halloween: 9 New Tarantula Species Discovered

October 31st, 2012 10:07 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

Idle

Damien1972 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 rain-forest, the new species are all found in lesser-known Brazilian ecosystems like the Atlantic Forest and the cerrado.”

Source: In Time For Halloween: 9 New Tarantula Species Discovered

Related Articles:

  1. Possible New Human Species Discovered In China
  2. New Species of Legless Lizard Discovered Near LAX Runway
  3. New Snail Species Discovered In Croatia’s Deepest Cave
  4. “Exploding” Termite Species Discovered
  5. Frog Species Are Hopping Into Extinction Before They’re Even Discovered
blog comments powered by Disqus