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World’s SECOND largest Spider, The Goliath Bird Eating Spider! It's NOT the biggest. That award goes to the giant huntsman spider, a friend of Australia's.

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from Mail Online

Behemoth spider pictured on a broom could be the biggest huntsman ever

The colossal creepy crawly is bound to look like a waking nightmare to anyone with a fear of spiders

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from Vix

Conoce a la tarántula Goliath, una araña del tamaño de un cachorrito

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from MNN - Mother Nature Network

8 superlative spiders

Best legs Giant huntsman spider (Heteropoda maxima) The Goliath birdeater may be the world’s largest spider by mass, but the giant huntsma...

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The goliath bird-eater is the heaviest spider known, with the largest weighing up to 180g. Their 12inch legspan made them the largest spider known until, in 2008, a giant huntsman spider was discovered in Laos. The goliath, Theraphosa blondi, is far more common however and is even kept as an exotic pet. It is known as bird-eater because, like other large spiders, it will sometimes prey on small birds as well as small mammals and lizards

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from Mail Online

Behemoth spider pictured on a broom could be the biggest huntsman ever

.Huntsman on broom in Queensland. NO harm to humans though. Never grow this large. Just scary!

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from WIRED

Giant Spider Species Discovered in Middle Eastern Sand Dunes

This is actually a real spider, this is not a movie model. It's a new giant "White Lady" type huntsman recently discovered in Israel, scientific name, Cerbalus aravensis. It's probably the largest of it's type found so far. Unfortunately it's under immediate threat.