Nature

23 Trapdoor Spiders in Texas That You Must See

The trapdoor spider is found in Texas and around the world. They are black and brown as shown in these pictures:

 

 

They burrow in the ground and make a silk hinged trapdoor to ambush prey like shown in this video:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

More info https://animalcorner.org/animals/trapdoor-spider/

Spiders like to eat insects like crickets, mosquitos, and flies.