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INSIGHT: New 'dancing' peacock spiders found

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And what's special about them is the males, they're very, very colorful. They often have iridescent scales. And they do something quite remarkable. They perform a courtship dance for females to impress them. They're harmless, they are cute, they are colorful. They remind people of their own cat, often compare them as kittens with too many legs.
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In time this will just change the pictures you have of spiders in general I hope.