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Newly-discovered metallic-blue tarantula is 'big enough to comfortably hug a donut'

Newly-discovered metallic-blue tarantula is 'big enough to comfortably hug a donut'

24.8.2019

Newly-discovered metallic-blue tarantula is 'big enough to comfortably hug a donut'

The female of the species, once lured out of their burrows, were noted as having a 'metallic turquoise-blue sheen on all four legs,' as well as on its hard upper shell and abdomen.

The females of the species are what initially caught biologist Ranil Nanayakkara's eye. Females, once lured out of their burrows, were noted as having a"metallic turquoise-blue sheen on all four legs," as well as on its hard upper shell and abdomen.

“When we first spotted them I was in awe, lost for words,” Nanayakkara said, adding that the males of the species were smaller and mossy brown in color.

As of now, scientists don't know if the newly-discovered tarantula is rare or threatened, as areas like Sri Lanka are incredibly biodiverse, with small populations and"even smaller scientist numbers,” according to Robert Raven, principal curator of arachnids at Australia’s Queensland Museum.

Read more: Yahoo Lifestyle

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