Of all the creepy-crawly critters out there, daddy longlegs must be the most mysterious. Are they spiders, or are they insects? Are they dangerous, or are they helpful bug eaters? If there's a daddy longlegs, is there a baby-longlegs? But there's one legend about these animals that rises above all others: daddy longlegs are one of the most venomous animals there are, but in some cosmic joke, their fangs are too small to bite humans. Is it true? In a word: no. In more words: no, seriously, not at all, for real. Let us explain.
The Better to Eat You With, My Dear
Daddy Longlegs Risk Life (and Especially Limb) to Survive
Written by Ashley Hamer May 11, 2018
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