The portia spider has proven that you don't need a big body to carry a big brain. This particular spider has a strong memory which helps it develop several clever hunting techniques. They can remember the position of a prey for up to an hour after it has gone out of its sight. A portia hunt other web spiders. It will pick and choose special technique depending on the pray. The portia will for example place itself on one side of its prey's web and mimics a struggling insect by wiggling the web with a leg, which lures the prey straight to it! Just like the orcas, the portia is extremely observant. It will mimic the mating ritual of other spiders to lure the females out, and then feast on them!
By comparing these animals' amazing abilities, we can conclude that size doesn't matter. There are qualities to both big and small, and they are all unique in their own way!
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