phrynus longipes, _cueva_yuyu, _municipio_de_ciales, _puerto_rico_2, I_AMC5713
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This is a whipspider or amblypygid. They are frequently seen in Puerto Rican caves. This one, legs and all, is about the size of a softball. For more information:
academic.uprm.edu/publications/cjs/Vol38b/38_260-262.pdf


title phrynus longipes, cueva yuyu, municipio de ciales, puerto rico 2
date yyyymmdd hr:mn 2008:11:05 09:41:03
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