Vampire Arachnid

This is different.  This tiny arachnid —a jumping spider from Nigeria preys upon blood-gorged malaria-carrying mosquitos.  In a sense, all spiders are vampires by digesting and consuming liquid nourishment from their prey. These spiders are fitting, I think with colorful red faces and prominent fangs.

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