Definition of sea spider in English:

sea spider

Line breaks: sea spi¦der

noun

  • A spider-like marine arachnid which has a narrow segmented body with a minute abdomen and long legs.
    • Class Pycnogonida
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    • In reality, a yellow sea spider standing on the bottom is in motion, tiptoeing incrementally from here to there, making, at best, a centimeter an hour.
    • We found ten different species of nudibranch, as well as sea spiders, edible crabs, swimming crabs and sea hares.
    • Literature of the past century states that sea spiders, a group with unresolved arthropod affinities, lack an excretory system.

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