ALEX HYDE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ALEX HYDE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Tarantula foot pad, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). Hairs on the foot pad of a tarantula. These tufted hairs have a large surface area, enabling the tarantula to grip smooth surfaces. Magniication: x80 when printed 10 centimetres wide.
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