Photos Enormous Hairy Spider Caught Feasting on Possum in Tasmania

first_img“Possum-eating spider! Taken by my husband at a Mt Field lodge,” Latton wrote in her Facebook post, which has received more than 6,000 shares so far. Facebook users were completely shocked at the photos and amazed by the spider’s massive appetite.Photo Credit: Justine Latton / Facebook“Whoa that’s one strong spidey,” one commenter wrote.Another person wrote, “Aww. Everyone’s gotta eat, but man!”More on Ants Rip Spider Web Apart to Rescue Trapped Sibling Watch: Doctor Finds Tiny Spider Spinning a Web Inside Man’s EarESA Space Orbiter Detects ‘Hairy Blue Spider’ on Mars Watch: Doctors Find Brown Recluse Spider in Woman’s EarHands-On: ‘Greedfall’ Brings New Life to Western RPGs Stay on targetcenter_img Spiders like to feast on their prey in the most unexpected places: A couple recently spotted a gigantic hairy spider eating an entire possum in a Tasmanian lodge and it is a nauseating sight.On Saturday, Justine Latton and her husband were spending time at a Mount Field National Park lodge in Tasmania when they noticed the giant Huntsman spider casually chowing down on a pygmy possum, the New York Post reported. Latton shared photos of the disgusting incident on Facebook, which show the eight-legged creature devouring its freshly-killed meal on the side of a wall.last_img read more