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Garden spiders eat flying insects like gnats, flies, mosquitoes and bees. These spiders are known for making sticky, orb-like webs that catch their prey as it flies into them. More »

The silver garden spider, or Argiope argentata, is a silver spider with a brown underside. The spider has brown and orange colorings further back on the abdomen and on top. It is often seen in warm and dry areas like Cal... More »

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Some of the spiders found in Michigan are the grass spider, the hacklemesh weaver, the cross orbweaver, the black and yellow garden spider, the banded garden spider, the ant mimic spider and the long-legged sac spider, a... More »

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Tarantulas eat arthropods such as insects and other spiders, and larger species even prey upon small rodents and reptiles. Contrary to its name, the Goliath bird-eating tarantula very rarely consumes birds. More »

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