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Most spiders are solitary creatures, but a few species group up instead, creating giant colonies where they live and hunt together.

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Sources:
https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/frobt.2020.00036/full#h4
https://www.pnas.org/doi/abs/10.1073/pnas.2115103119
https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/abs/10.1086/286178
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7241254/
https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/abs/10.1098/rspb.2010.1700

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