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New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune in Israel

Check out this crazy cool spider!  Scientist this week for the department of biology at the University of Haifa-Oranim said that it was found and discovered in the dune of the Sands of Samar in the southern Arava region of Isreal.

Unfortunately it’s habitat is endangered and hopefully The Israel Administration will preserve this unique region to study this new discovery.

To read this article from NATGEO NEW WATCH, CLICK HERE or click on photo below.

Photo found on David Braun's NatGeo News Watch: Photo by Yael Olek, courtest of the Univerity of Haifa

One thought on “New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune in Israel

  1. Jay - January 13, 2010

    Looks like a male, Wonder how big the female is??? Looks fast too!

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