COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKCO) - Male tarantulas are on an incredible journey right now in southern Colorado.
CSU-Pueblo Biology professor Moussa Diawara says these males have waited up to a decade for their one and only journey outside.
Moussa says, "From late August to early October is the time when the males are out seeking the females to mate. They die a few weeks after they mate, for reasons we don't understand exactly."
KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.