the camel spider, its shape, where to find it and ways to eliminate it
The camel spider, its shape, where to find it and ways to eliminate it The camel spider gained a lot of buzz on the Internet during the Iraq war in 2003, as it was rumored that it liked to suck blood, and many of the tales were accompanied by pictures claiming to show spiders half the size of a human. But this belief that aesthetic spiders are predators persisted for many years but is what was transmitted real or not? So we want to explain to you in this article a lot about the camel spider and if it is dangerous and a poisonous and predatory animal or not so let's go! What does a camel spider look like? • It has 8 legs. • It is 6 inches long. • Camel spider's claws are much larger than those found in most spiders, although they do not contain venom like many spider species. • Has a gray or light brown belly with sandy colored legs. • They also have two large black eyes located on the top of the head. • It is also fast with a speed of 10 mph. Where do these pests live? Beauty spiders live in deserts and hot and dry lands such as and around the Arabian Peninsula, as well as southern Egypt and northern Iraq. It is worth noting that they can be found everywhere on Earth except for Australia and Antarctica. These insects hide in cracks between rocks as well as under tree trunks to remain cool when the daytime temperatures reach their highest levels, thus sheltering from the intense sunlight. At night, they go out at night to hunt and chase their prey across the ground and even walls and trees. What does the camel spider eat? Of course, due to the many myths that have spread about this type of spider, now you may be wondering do they really feed on humans? So we will show you what these aesthetic spiders eat. Stay tuned! These animals, unlike many similar creatures, not only spin a net and wait for prey to arrive, but are hunters who go out at night to get food. These animals are considered carnivores, as they eat anything they can overcome, most of them are insects and other arthropods, but their largest food is small vertebrates such as lizards, snakes and mice. They can sense prey with their feet, hold them in their jaws, and then use their digestive juices to turn their prey into a liquid. Sometimes there is not much food available for this spider in deserts and grasslands, so these animals store fat in their bodies to feed them during those times when they do not find prey. Are camel spiders dangerous to humans? It is worth noting that the camel spider is not venomous but they have enormous and powerful jaws that make up up to a third of their body length allowing them to crush their prey, and they can also bite humans. Camel spiders can sometimes be dangerous to humans, as if a person comes close to them, the spider is likely to feel threatened and afraid and then bite it. People who have been bitten by this spider said that it is very painful, if you look at a close-up of the jaws of a camel spider you will understand why it would be painful! Like many other small animals, aesthetic spiders prefer to be left alone and do not interact with humans So if you've seen one before it's best to stay away from it and not try to hurt it or pick it up. Ways to get rid of the camel spider Fortunately, aesthetic spiders live outside, but they are likely to enter the house, so we will show you some ways to get rid of this dangerous animal • Seal any cracks, gaps or joints around window frames and door frames to prevent spiders from entering your home • Get rid of clutter including boxes and clothes in the basement and attic. • Keep boxes and other items off the floor and away from walls to reduce hiding places for camel spiders. • Put repellents for insects, scorpions, and spiders around your home, especially on windows, doors, and other places that give spiders an easy path into the home. • Put pest control dust in all cracks in your home. And if you find a large number of aesthetic spiders around you, it is better to resort to an expert and from the best existing companies are the following: • Hawally Spider Control Company • The Ahmadi Spider Control Company • And also the spider control company Abdullah Al Mubarak • Salmiya Spider Control Company • Jahra Spider Control Company • As well as the company to combat spiders Mubarak Al-Kabeer • The Ahmadi Spider Control Company The opening speech is the camel spider The Camel spider is famous for its aggressiveness and speed of attack if it is dealt with or threatened, so it is dangerous to humans and it is better to stay away from it.