Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Getting a Leg Up on Love: Spiders Offer Limb for Mating Survival

Newswise imageMale tufted golden orb weaver spiders pull out all the stops when trying to court a female, including offering up their own legs to their potential mates for the sake of love. A recent Inside Science article outlines this unique mating technique, which involves a bit of cannibalism in order win over a lady friend.