Banana spider

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Banana spider may refer to:

  • Cupiennius, a South and Central American genus of spiders
  • Phoneutria, also known as Brazilian wandering spiders, a related South and Central American genus of extremely venomous spiders
  • Golden silk orb-weaver (Nephila), a widespread genus of large but rather harmless spiders, noted for their large durable webs
  • Argiope appensa, a black and yellow spider on several islands in the Western Pacific Ocean
  • Banana spider myth, an urban legend regarding huntsman spiders

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