Spiders strike fear in people like few other creatures and for the most part, these feelings are unwarranted.

Spiders are great for the environment and definitely do not look at humans as their next meal.

But being an arachnid, their eight legs and strange shape can throw off even the most logical person’s sensibility.


Although Arachnophobia is one of the most common fears one can have, there are many people who don’t actually have a phobia when it comes to spiders, they just don’t like them.

If you’re one of the aforementioned people, can you imagine coming across something like this?

A Farmer In China Did

The site of this spider may send shockwaves of terror throughout your body, but this particular arachnid is very rare; in fact, there has only been six documented sightings of it in the last century.

So what is it?

It’s Definitely Unusual!

It’s the rare Chinese Hourglass Spider and no, it isn’t pleasant to look at even if you don’t necessarily have any issues with the eight-legged arthropods.

Head to the next page to see more of this spectacular spider!