|Size||(5.0cm - 10.0cm) / (0.5kg - 1.0kg)|
|Homeworld||Algebaster (Spinward Marches 0605)|
Physiology & Ecology
These arachnids are bright red and green. These arachnids seem to be able to communicate with each other in several ways: waving antennae, ultrasonic speech, sensing vibrations.
Duct Spiders are highly intelligent and some have even speculated that they may be proto-sophonts.
Life Cycle & Reproduction
The Duct Spider's eggs can survive in a vacuum.
Diet & Trophics
This pest can be found in environmental systems — they seem to like eating through filters and mesh. They have an attraction to petroleum products, although they avoid insulation, particularly with live wires underneath.
History & Background
Duct spiders tend to be pack rats and hoard small tools, particularly those they have seen people use.
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References & Contributors
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