The Nature of Phenology 11/7/20: Daddy Long Legs

Producers: Hazel Stark & Joe Horn
Host: Hazel Stark

Contrary to popular belief, daddy long legs are not spiders. Like spiders and ticks, they are arachnids, but they are in a separate group from spiders. Daddy long legs are types of “harvestmen,” which are visually distinct from spiders due to their bodies appearing to be one oval—not segmented like spider bodies.

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