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There are at last count, 6.650 species of harvestmen or daddy longlegs. I won't bother figuring out which this one is. It's just brighter tan than the usual ones in this vicinity. They are usually dark brown. The body is only a few millimeters long, but the legspan on this individual is about 4-inches.


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Wow! According to Wikipedia, there's a fossilized specimen of a huntsman dating to 305-million-years! I highly suggest reading their whole article.

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Ron Rockwell
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Ron Rockwell

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Jul 16, 2018
Submitted on Jul 16, 2018

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