Giant Huntsman spider--largest spider in the world by leg-span. It was discovered in a cave in Laos in 2001.
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Etymologist Piotr Naskrecki studies katydids, a type of insect related to crickets. He walks alone and at night into the depths of South American rainforests as part of his research. He walks carefully through the forest, taking pains not to disturb anyone or anything he comes across, and listens for the faint trill of the insect's wings. A few years ago, while studying in Guyana, Naskrecki and immersed in his ritual, Naskrecki heard a sound of heavy feet rustling nearby. As he ...
Behemoth spider pictured on a broom could be the biggest huntsman ever
✶ The giant huntsman spider is the largest spider in the world by leg-span (although there is another that is larger by mass). Its leg-span is twelve inches, which you may know as “a foot.” The giant huntsman spider is a scamp who’s constantly getting into adorable hijinks [NOT Photo shopped] ✶
Giant Huntsman Spider: World's Largest Spider By Leg Span