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10 Outrageously Cute Insects and Arachnids

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Peacock Spider

Like the bird they’re named after, peacock spiders court females via an endearing display of colors and strutting that resembles semaphore by way of tribal dancing. And the females share in our sentiment, finding them so cute they can just eat them up... if male peacock spiders fail to strike the womenfolk's fancy.

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