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Parent Category: Arthropods
Arachnids are members of a broad class of organisms that are very familiar to humans. The organisms in this class range from the common spiders to scorpions to ticks and mites. However different these organisms are, they all share one common characteristic, they all have eight legs. Questions and answers about the class and the organisms in it should be placed in this category.
In terms of weight, the largest spider is the Goliath Bird-Eater of South America. Some experts say we should factor for total leg length instead, though, in which case the largest spider is the Giant Huntsman spider. I'll leave a Related Link to both species. Arachnophobes, steer clear. Two …
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The arachnids, Arachnida, are a class of invertebrate animals in the subphylum Chelicerata. Arachnids are named for the mythological figure Arachne.They are chiefly terrestrial arthropods, some 65,000 to 73,000 species including the spiders, scorpions, harvestmen, ticks, and mites. The arachnids…
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No, spiders as well as other arachnids (like scorpions) and insects have exoskeletons. That means their bodies have hard outer shells, not internal bones.
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The Huntsman is considered the world's largest spider by leg-span (30 cm or 12 inches...that's 1 foot!). The world's largest spider by weight is the Goliath Birdeater. The camel spider follows the Goliath in size and weight... just ask the troops in Iraq.
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I have just seen one of these in my garden, i have checked on wikipedia and the spider that most resemnbels it is called cucumber green spider.See also link below to see if this one is the culprit.
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I work at a truckstop in Mn and we are about 2.5 miles from water and we have these things hanging and flying yes flying around at night by the gas pumps and diesel pumps. So while they are called water scorpions there is no water near the truckstop but a plethora of these nasty little creatures, es…
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Arachnids (spiders, mites and ticks) have 8 legs.correct
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Collectibles like this can usually be priced on eBay. Certainly there are a number of books out there on doll collecting, and many have prices. Searching the web will turn up some dealers, too. See what they are selling and look carefully at the condition of the doll. This is not an answer, dude!!!
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Not sure about the 36 inch dolls but the 20 inch are only $19.95. They are made in China.
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All members of the arachnid family have eight legs each. This includes: Spiders Scorpions Ticks Mites
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Spider, common name for about 34,000 species of arthropod animals (in a group of organisms called chelicerates) having eight walking legs, anterior appendages bearing fangs and poison glands, and specialized reproductive organs on the second appendages of the male. They commonly make extensive use o…
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There are many species of spiders in Texas, but there are only two harmful ones-- the black widow and Brown Recluse.See Related Link, below, for more details on these two spiders, their habits, and First aid recommendations.
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Arachnids - ( spiders, scorpions, ticks, mite) respiration by tracheae, book lungs in addition they live on land since they do not have gills to breathe under water.
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A horseshoe crab is an animal that lives in salt water. It is covered in spikes and has 6 eyes. If you want to know what this looks like, go to google.com and type in "horseshoe crabs" in the images.
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Yes, it can kill you. If you dont get it treated by a doctor immedietly. If you go to the doctors and get it checked out, they with treat it. But, there is still is a chance of dying even if you get checked out!
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All scorpions have venom; let's just get that out of the way. Their venom is not a defensive mechanism (meaning, they didn't evolve it to protect themselves from us), it's how they catch their prey. This means their venom is adapted to neutralizing the things they normally eat -- namely, invertebrat…
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The most common use of the expression daddy longlegs is for a crane fly which is an insect, with six legs. It has 6 legs and 2 antennae that look like legs so that is why everybody thinks that daddy long legs have 8 legs. Daddy longlegs is also used, in North America, the UK, Australia and New Zeala…
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a water scorpion goes through incomplete metamorphism
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tarantulas,daddy-long legs, white-tail
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Many of the dolls are valued in price close to $85 each. The amount for the doll will vary depending upon its condition and how it is being displayed.
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55,000 species
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The scorpian is an arachnid.
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i thought i knew but im not going to lie.I hate spiders
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They have 4 pairs of legs They have no jaws They mostly live on land but some can live in water.arachnids include - Scorpians, mites, ticks and spiders.
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The animals you describe are arthropods, and are members of the largest phylum, Arthropoda. A link is provided.
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If it's a female Black Widow, you will get debilitating pains, and have a chance of dying if you do not treat it, but fatalities from untreated Black Widow bites are rare and are usually caused from respiratory paralysis. If it's a male Black Widow, it's most likely not going to bite you.The venom o…
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red back spiders eat flies that come from their web
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Any number. 'Arthropod' simply means 'jointed leg' (think of 'Arthritis - inflammation of the joints, and tripod - something with 3 legs). The term Artropod is reserved for invertebrate creatures ( creatures without a backbone) that have jointed legs. These include: Insects (Insecta) (6 legs) Spi…
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Arachnids have bilateral symmetry.
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Arachnids are animals like spiders,ticks and different types of crabs so they live mostly on land since spider and ticks cant breath under water
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The features of an arachnid are its eight legs. Arachnids are a class (Arachnida) of joint-legged invertebrate animals in the sub-phylum Chelicerata. All arachnids have eight legs, but some exceptions are of some species having the first pair legs convert to sensory function and harvest mite larvae …
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Arachnids, or spiders, help to even out the insect population. They help deplete agricultural pests and provide food for other animals.
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10 total. There are 4 pairs of walking legs and 1 pair of chelipeds (these are used by the male to transmit sperm to the female and used by both genders to bring food closer to their chelicerae/mouthparts)We recently studied arthopods in zoology.
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It depends on what you mean by "largest". As far as weight, the heaviest known current arachnid is the Theraphosa blondi (Goliath bird eating spider) of South America. As far as leg span, the closest contender to the T. blondi would be the Heteropoda maxima (Giant huntsman spider).
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No, they are insects.
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Two body parts for arachnids, prosoma and opisthosoma.
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Scorpions belong to the group arachnids. The word arachnid comes from a Greek legend of a woman called Arachna. She dared to compare her weaving skills to Athena and got turned into a spider.
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Worms, Mollusks and sponges are examples of invertebrates.
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arachnids.
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The name "Tailless whip-tail scorpion" is a misnomer. The tailless whip scorpion is actually not a scorpion at all. It is, however, in the group that both spiders and scorpions belong to called the Arachnids. Arachnids are not insects; arachnids have two body parts and eight legs whereas insects hav…
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Carapace:- from French, from Spanish carapacho.It is the hard shell of things like turtles and tortoises. Other animals also have a carapace, such as lobsters. A lobster's carapace is the bit of their shell that covers the head area.The word carapace can also be used in an illustrative way to descri…
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8, i learned that in playschool
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Spiders are Araneae arachnids.
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Black Widow spiders are highly venomous. The neurotoxin produced by them is considered most venomous even more toxic than snake venom. Black Widow can also control the amount of venom it injects into its prey depending on size.
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The life cycle of a scorpion starts with an egg which hatches on the 6th to 9th day after it has been laid. The first stage of larva comes next and lasts for 2 to 4 days. The second and third stages of larva both lasts for 2 to 4 days as well after which is followed by the last stage which is the ad…
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yes
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Arachnids are a species of eight legged, joint-legged invertebrate animals. The class includes spiders and many different species of scorpions.
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20 day
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No, they are crustaceans.
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The Spider's body has two parts: a fused head and thorax (cephalothorax or prosoma), and the abdomen or opisthosoma (the rear body). The heart is located at the top-front of the abdomen.
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10 to 15 days is wrong i have had one in my room for at least 3months i wanted to see how long it lives
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After trapping and killing their prey, Arachnids cover the victim with digestive juices regurgitated from their stomachs, which quickly converts the prey item into something similar to a high protein shake. Aside from simply dissolving the victim, this predigesting process also kills any parasites t…
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spiders- most people think they are insects but they aren't.
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yes
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holy squidward!
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Crayfish are Decapods, along with crabs. They are not arachnids.
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mite
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sharks is one.
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6 (not Antarctica)
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It comes from the Greek word (arachne) for spider.
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No, it is an insect.
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spiders, scorpions, ticks, and mites.
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Yes, all spiders are 8-legged arachnids. Other arachnids include: scorpions, harvestmen (aka daddy longlegs), ticks, and some mites.
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A few wasps can sting and paralyze, before eating the Black Widow. She is also a favorite food of the Praying Mantis. Some birds will eat these spiders but could end up with an upset stomach from her poisons.
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Snails do not have any bones in their body, so they have no joints. Their entire body lacks any sort of support structure, which is why they grow their shells.
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The word arachnid comes from the Greek legend of a beautiful lady who dared to compare her weaving skills to the goddes Athena. Her name was called Arachna. So Athena turned her into a spider! She lived in a cave and was defeated by Hercules.
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milli = 1000 centi = 100 therefore 1 liter = 100 centiliters.
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Porifera - sponges (por IF er ah) Cnidaria - sea anemones and jellyfish (ny DARE ee ah) 6 majors groups Mollusca - snails, slugs, squids and octopuses (internal or external shell) (mall US kah) Annelida - segmented worms (repeated body segments) (a NELL i dah) Arthropoda - insects, shrimps,…
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insects have 3 body sections, and 3 sets of legs
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No, they do not have antennae.Insects have antennae. Arachnids are not insects, so they do not have antennae.
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No, arachnids do not have any antennas. Animals such as spiders, or scorpions are considered to be an arachnids.
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It is actually Arachnida, comprising over 60,000 described species.Spiders and some other creatures are members of the class Arachnida.
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Arachnids surprisingly,as from what I know,you may want a second opinion,actually keep their population in check by themselves,I know for a fact that the daddy long legs spider eats other spiders as well as their own kind,you also get a nasty tarantula wasp that lays its eggs in the tarantula after …
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spider man lol
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It depends on what you mean by "largest". The heaviest is the Theraphosa blondi (Goliath bird eating spider). The largest leg span may be the Heteropoda maxima (Giant huntsman spider) if not the T blondi.
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No, they also live in the ocean or near by. A horse shoe crab is one of the closely related to arachnids.
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it has six eyes
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Yes
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spiders and scorpions
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they grow a thick skin that cools them and then they shed it and cry.
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Most of them are zoophagous, other are herbivores; many of them are parasites.
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insects have segmanted bodies and six legs, arachnids have unsegmented bodies and eight legs.
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With their 8 legs.
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I know that the starfish and many other animals breath in water then squirt it back out so it kinda pumps them through the ocean!
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Spiders, scropion, and tick! (:Spiders, scropion, and tick! (:Spiders, scropion, and tick! (: HEY
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Arachnids have a cephalothorax and abdomen and 8 legs, like spiders.Insects have a head, thorax and abdomen and 6 legs, like ants and bugs.
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No, butterflies are Insects. You can tell because arachnids have 8 legs and insects have 6 legs - so butterflies are insects.
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bengal
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No, they have an exoskeleton
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Arachnids are Invertebrates. = no spine.
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No they arent
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To actually answer your question, a scorpion is a carnivore.
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2 or 3.Hope this helped.=]
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Yes they do lay eggs.
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