Thursday, June 10, 2021: Daddy Long Legs: The Marvelously Misunderstood Opiliones (hosted by Audubon Naturalist Society)

Date: June 10, 2021

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Naturalist Hour

UMBC professor Mercedes Burns shows us the marvelous world of daddy long legs. From their common names to their bite, the arachnid order Opiliones, also known as “daddy-longlegs” or “harvestmen,” have been historically misunderstood. Dr. Burns dispels common myths about the wonderfully diverse Opilones of North America by discussing their physiology, behavior, and treatment throughout history.

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Recordings will be sent to registrants who cannot attend live. This event is hosted by the Audubon Naturalist Society as part of the Naturalist Hour series. Member fee $12/Nonmember fee $15.

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