We just learned about the spiders named orb weavers that build the big spiral webs.
Some spiders spin other types of webs called tangle webs or cobwebs.
Usually when we think of cobwebs they're messy dirty webs that are not well taken care of.
Sometimes cobweb spiders make them like that, but others have many different types.
(from: wikipedia - latrodectus)
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