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Pisauridae


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; order Araneae, suborder Araneomorphae)

Family of medium to large spiders, with long legs. The females carry the egg sac in the chelicerae and spin a nursery web tent for the hatchlings, which disperse after their second moult. The males often offer nuptial gifts.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.


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