MemberMay 5, 2010 at 1:11 am
I know what you mean Jamie – I’ve run into a few webs myself – nearly dislocated my shoulder in the resulting arm waving frenzy!
Jeremy, this is not what we would call a ‘Bird Eating Spider’, though that variety is reasonably common in the rainforest around here – they are larger and hairier!
But, this species of spider has been known to eat a bird…
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