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Study: Spiders Had Ancient Big-Clawed Relatives

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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The ancient world was full of strange animals that have gone extinct, such as a group of marine species with claw-like structures emerging from their heads. A new study suggests that these creatures were related to spiders and scorpions

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Marlene Dinkins (268)
Monday November 25, 2013, 4:52 pm
noted I love the spiders !!!!!they are bellissimas !!!!! grazie!!!!

Nyack Clancy (529)
Monday November 25, 2013, 7:33 pm
Not so far fetched or "strange" to find out that spiders and crabs have common ancestors...or scorpions and lobsters. Bet there are plenty more missing link fossils out there waiting to be discovered. Evolution is a marvelous thing.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 4:22 am

Roger Garin-michaud (145)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 12:43 pm
noted, thanks

Gloria H. (88)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 1:12 pm
Makes the present day ones even more creepy.**************************************

*********************************(spiders invading CARE2 site)

Nelson Baker (0)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 2:21 pm

Birgit W. (156)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 5:26 pm
Thanks for sharing.

Winn Adams (214)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 6:13 pm
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