Gee, who left this big clump of hair lying around outside? Maybe I’ll just pick it up and throw it away…
And it turns into 7 zillion spiders!
These daddy long-legs critters like to chill out in groups, the more, the merrier. I’ve never known them to do this in New Jersey, but it’s very popular among the daddy long-legs of Mexico. Mr. Nature says it’s a way of protecting themselves from predators. Like, you might be in the mood for three or four daddy long-legs; but a mouthful of a thousand of ’em might not be so appetizing.
Just so you know, these animals are completely harmless. Couldn’t hurt you if they wanted to.