Asked in Spider Monkeys
Can spider monkeys eat eggs?
Spider monkeys are arboreal animals (they spend their life in the treetops) and they can be rarely seen on the ground. Spider monkeys eat mainly plant-based food. 90% of their diet consists of fruit, seed, nuts and flowers. Other than that, spider monkeys eat bird's eggs and insects. ...
Asked in Digestive System
How is the process by which a spider digests its food similar to that of a sea star?
A spider injects venom into its prey and that makes the prey's muscles and tissue turn incredibly soft and easy for the spider to eat. A starfish forces its stomach out to partially digest the animal's shell so it can eat the soft easy to eat body of the animal. Both animals have adaptations that are used for making the prey easier to eat. It is partially digest for both animals before they eat it. ...