Residents of Buryatia recently more and more often post photos made in their apartments on social networks. The pictures show tarantulas.
The spiders, who, according to local residents, arranged a real invasion of Buryatia, are impressive in size. According to external signs, the spiders resemble tarantulas, eyewitnesses assure us, who "had to receive uninvited guests in their house."The invasion of tarantulas in Buryatia.
Here are some comments that users of social networks leave: "Spider size: the body is about 2.5 centimeters and the legs are 4 or 5 centimeters"; "The cat caught a huge spider last night, measuring 6 to 7 centimeters."
According to experts in the field of arachnology, the discovered spiders are representatives of South Russian tarantulas. Due to the abnormally hot summer aggravated by drought, these eight-legged animals spread en masse throughout the republic.
However, according to the assurance of all the same scientists, tarantulas of this variety do not pose a mortal danger to people, however, their poison can threaten life and health if an allergic child enters the body.