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Watch a time-lapse of a tarantula crawling out of its own skin

May 16, 2018 - This Mexican red-kneed tarantula is crawling out of its own skin. A time-lapse captured its seven-hour molting process. As a tarantula grows, it must shed its old, stiff exoskeleton. Molting provides new sensory and protective hairs, and helps shed external parasites.
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