More than 800 trained volunteers helped to carry out the research on spiders found in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
More than 800 trained volunteers helped to carry out the research on spiders found in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
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If you thought Hong Kong was crawling with spiders, turns out you’re right: first-of-its-kind study catalogues 100 species

  • Outdoor Wildlife Learning Hong Kong says 18-month study has resulted in extensive list of arthropods hidden in city’s nooks and crannies
  • Survey finds two spider families, ghost and trachelid, neither of which had been scientifically logged as living in Hong Kong

More than 800 trained volunteers helped to carry out the research on spiders found in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
More than 800 trained volunteers helped to carry out the research on spiders found in Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
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