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Re: bauplan convergence



there are 'parasailing' spiders that travel to new locations on spider
silk used as a sail*.
Why evolve wings when you can get where you want to go with what you
have?

-Betty
*or would the term be more correctly 'flotation device'?

Dinogeorge@aol.com wrote:
(Wonder why there are no flying spiders. Maybe the insects beat them to
it?)

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