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Arachnid

(Science: biology) An organism of the class arachnida in the kingdom Animalia. For example: a spider.


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Have you seen Arachnida with 6 legs?

There are a lot of critters that look like spiders but truly aren't. I would suspect you saw an insect that looks superficially like an arachnid.

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by Slipshod
Mon Jan 17, 2011 11:58 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Have you seen Arachnida with 6 legs?
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How would nonprimate people's lifespans differ from humans'?

... they would be born very "mature", so their time as an adult would not be too much shorter than with the other species. And of course the arachnid person lays eggs, plasmodesmata11! >:) Or something along those lines... You can (and have to) make stuff up, but I think the key is just ...

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by biohazard
Mon May 24, 2010 7:44 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How would nonprimate people's lifespans differ from humans'?
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How would nonprimate people's lifespans differ from humans'?

... do what you like with it. an organism's life span is usually based around its reproduction specifics. I'd say make them about the same. UNLESS THE ARACHNID PERSON LAYS EGGS. that would be sick.

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by plasmodesmata11
Sun May 23, 2010 2:01 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How would nonprimate people's lifespans differ from humans'?
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I found this weird little critter

That little guy is an arachnid called a pseudoscorpion (cuz it resembles a scorpion!), so it is in fact related to spiders and scorpions. They eat whatever they can catch, usually small insects and larvae. They're completely harmless ...

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by Amun
Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:31 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: I found this weird little critter
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The Fiber Disease

... the microorganism may be a reptilian, piscine, amphibian, insect and/or plant pathogen. Preferred microorganisms are insect-borne or arachnid-borne pathogens. The term "pathogen", as used herein, refers to microorganisms that are of clinical relevance because they are believed ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Tue Nov 28, 2006 6:52 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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