Are daddy long legs really spiders?

Answer The house spider is the only spider that is a daddy long legs. However, many people mistakenly call other arachnids such as the harvestmen (Metaphalangium albounilineatum) and crane fly (Tipula), d... Read More »

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Are daddy long legs spiders?

Daddy long legs are long-legged arachnids belonging to the order Opiliones. Also called harvestmen, they are distinguished from spiders by the absence of a division between the head and body. They ... Read More »

What do daddy long legs eat?

Daddy longlegs, also called harvestmen, eat mites, small slugs, snails, earthworms, other harvestmen, decaying plant and animal remains, bird excrement, fungus and other insects. A daddy longlegs i... Read More »

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What is a daddy long legs habitat like?

Also called harvestmen, daddy long legs resemble spiders, but they don't have the same characteristics as a spider. A spider has a cephalothorax and an abdomen separated by a waist, while a daddy l... Read More »