If not for Romas, there would be no distant planet, spaceships, or tarantula-like cats!
She forgot about the tarantula-cats and watched the meteor shower again, protected from the chill of evening by his body heat and the odd energy running between them.
He would take her to a planet with larger tarantula-cats, where she would be trapped in some room like this for the rest of her miserable life!
She rifled gingerly through the boxes, afraid of uncovering a stash of tarantula cats.
The tarantula cat was sucking up dirt and dust from the kitchen corners.
Just take me and the damn tarantula in the kitchen home!
Evelyn removed the obstacle from the door and snagged the tarantula cat as it darted past her.
After a thick moment of silence, Evelyn rose to place the tarantula cat near the pilot and sealed off the door between the tiny cabin and pilot.
The Qatwali warriors had looked her over in full light, as if to ensure she was no threat, then dismissed her with a look that said she ranked lower than the tarantula cat clinging to one wall.
The tarantula spider and the scorpion are found in the south of Italy.
Trap-door nests are made by spiders belonging to two widely different groups, namely the Lycosidae or wolf-spiders, to which the true tarantula belongs, and the Mygalomorphae, containing the species which construct the best-known types of this style of burrow.
The tarantula (see below), inhabits the neighbourhood of Taranto.
Spiders are also represented by a large number of genera and species, the most dreaded being the venomous " tarantula " and the savage " mygale."
A MS. collection of seventy-two sonnets, entitled The Tarantula of Love, and a translation (1587) from the Italian of the Triumphs of Petrarke are preserved in the library of the university of Edinburgh, in the collection bequeathed by his nephew, William Drummond.
Among the venomous reptiles and insects are the rattlesnake, the Gila monster (Heloderma suspectum), a poisonous lizard, and the tarantula (Mygale Heintzii), which, however, are common only in certain places and at certain seasons.
The Gila-monster, tarantula, the scorpion and thelyphonus, scolopender and julus occur in some localities in the rainy season.