Web Of Deceit

Here’s a new one: a spider that builds decoy spiders.


  1. Kevin Kim says

    Interestingly accurate eight-legged decoys. It’s almost as if the little boogers can count.

    Posted December 19, 2012 at 1:06 am | Permalink
  2. Dom says

    “Scientists suspect the fake spiders serve as decoys, part of a defense mechanism meant to confuse or distract predators.”

    Doesn’t it also frighten away their prey? Dumb spiders!

    Posted December 19, 2012 at 8:29 am | Permalink