European wolf spider


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Related to European wolf spider: Lycosa tarantula
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Noun1.European wolf spider - large southern European spider once thought to be the cause of tarantism (uncontrollable bodily movement)European wolf spider - large southern European spider once thought to be the cause of tarantism (uncontrollable bodily movement)
hunting spider, wolf spider - ground spider that hunts its prey instead of using a web
genus Lycosa, Lycosa - type genus of the family Lycosidae
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Phylogenetic relationships of Central European wolf spiders (Araneae: Lycosidae) inferred from 12S ribosomal DNA sequences.
Chiaki Mirukashi likes spiders so much he raises and breeds European wolf spiders known as tarantulas in his high-rise condo in Tokyo.

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