Fact of the Day: Rockstar Spiders!

Did you know some male spiders pluck their cobwebs like a guitar, to attract female spiders?


It has been found that certain boy spiders pluck “notes” on the web-strands of girl spiders, so the girl can tell that her date – not her dinner – has arrived. It’s a bit like strumming a guitar outside her window. How romantic!

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