Jumping Spiders Found Eating Large Prey
Wochit Headline News - Saturday, 12 August 2017
In a startling role reversal, regal jumping spiders have been found making meals out of lizards. According to a new study, regal spiders can prey on frogs and lizards two to three times its own weight. Its the first time researchers have observed the spiders eating vertebrates. Scientists say these spiders go after more dangerous prey due to simply being in the right place at the right time.