TIL about sperm webs. To reproduce, male spiders first make webs that they deposit a drop of sperm onto. They then box the sperm droplet with their fist-like pedipalps until they are ‘charged’ with sperm. They can mate with multiple females off a single charge

Read more: https://www.britannica.com/animal/spider-arachnid/Reproduction-and-life-cycle

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