Jumping spiders mimic ants to defy predators – Cornell Chronicle


Cornell Chronicle

Jumping spiders mimic ants to defy predators
Cornell Chronicle
Humans aren’t the only actors on the planet. To avoid being eaten, the ant-mimicking jumping spider pretends to be an ant, according to Cornell research published July 12 in Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Ants are aggressive at defending
Smart spider does a bizarre dance with its front legs to trick predators into thinking it’s an ANTDaily Mail

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