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Harvestman-Opiliones; Tithaeus sp. (?) | by PF T.J.
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Harvestman-Opiliones; Tithaeus sp. (?)

Harvestmen look a lot like spider superficially (often confused with daddy-long-legged-spiders) but they are not considered as true spiders.


Despite also having eight legs, harvestmen do not have a distinctively separated thorax and abdomen like spiders do: The thorax and abdomen are merged together (as seen in photo .


Harvestmen are usually herbivours or scavengers.


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Taken on September 15, 2014