CAMEL SPIDER FACTS. WATER SAFETY FACTS FOR KIDS
Camel Spider Facts
- An arachnid belonging to the order Solifugae. Not a true spider
- Solifugae is an order of Arachnida, known as camel spiders, wind scorpions or sun spiders, comprising more than 1,000 described species in about 153 genera.
- A thing that is indisputably the case
- (fact) a statement or assertion of verified information about something that is the case or has happened; "he supported his argument with an impressive array of facts"
- (fact) an event known to have happened or something known to have existed; "your fears have no basis in fact"; "how much of the story is fact and how much fiction is hard to tell"
- A piece of information used as evidence or as part of a report or news article
- Used in discussing the significance of something that is the case
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camel spider facts - The Biology
The Biology of Camel-Spiders (Arachnida, Solifugae)
The only comprehensive treatment of camel-spiders available! The Biology of Camel-Spiders is the only work available that deals exclusively with Arachnida, Solifugae. Beginning with an introduction to Solifugae, this work covers folklore surrounding this group, functional anatomy and physiology, life history, ecology, behavior, phylogeny, biogeography and taxonomy, as well as field techniques and laboratory rearing methods. Extensive coverage is also devoted to natural history, habitat preference, diet composition, dispersion patterns, mating and hunting behavior, and burrowing activities, as well as diel/seasonal patterns of activity. The book also discusses the biology of Solifugae in relation to other major groups of arachnids and points out the importance of solifuges to desert communities.88%
camel spiders.....the fearsome creatures of the desert. There are more myths than facts about these innocent and ekusive creatures. This one was unknowingly transported from the desert during one of the outings to my room! and was dashing inside my room in al faqa, uae.
Camel Spider. although it is an arachnid, the camel spider is not a true spider. It is a Solifugae. It spins no web and has ten legs (5 pairs). They are also known wind scorpions and sun spiders or solifuges, and comprise of more than 1,000 described species.