Photo: Polka-dot spider with spikes

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 spider with spikes

credit: Andreas Kay

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This Harvestman spider from Ecuador has fascinating markings. Aside from the pretty spots, he’s also well armed with spikes on his back and legs. Andreas Kay took this photo at the Yasuni Research Station.

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