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Is a spider an insect?

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asked Sep 9, 2012 in Biology by anonymous
recategorized Sep 9, 2012 by Drake Peters
   

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No it is not. Insects have 6 legs and 3 body segments. Spiders are arachnids. They eat insects. Arachnids have eight legs and two body segments.

answered Sep 9, 2012 by Drake Peters Inquisitive Expert (1,480 points)

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