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I Appreciate The Fact That Spiders Can't Fly

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    Oh, But Some Species Can And Do!

    Check it out:http://www.ourwindowonnature.com/2006/10/15/spiders-on-gossamer-wings/
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M Jun 14, 2012

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