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New electric-blue tarantula species is first found in Thailand mangroves

A new electric-blue tarantula species, Chilobrachys natanicharum, has been described by scientists in Thailand, making it the first-known tarantula species in Thai mangroves.

Mysterious Arachnid Turns Out to Have 3 Different Kinds of Male

Scientists have found a rare species of arachnid in New Zealand that hosts three different types of males. Recent findings on the species are forcing a rethink of animal mating systems and the evolution of reproductive strategies.