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Is a spider an insect or a bug?

Asked by F. Lopez, Last updated: Dec 18, 2019

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C. Adlai

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C. Adlai, Software Developer, B.E (Bachelor of Engineering), California, USA

Answered Dec 16, 2019

It can be confusing for people to categorize spiders. Some of them would just categorize spiders are either a bug or an insect. Spiders are neither. Spiders are arachnids, and they...Read More
 

A. Lucius

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A. Lucius, Senior Content writer, Diploma in Literature, Dover, Delaware

Answered Dec 10, 2019

Spiders cannot be considered to be bugs or insects, although most people may assume that they are bugs. They are actually in another family of their own called arachnids. Scientifically, they...Read More
 

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