When I think of spiders and mutation in the same sentence, there’s a certain web-slinging, mask-wearing, great-responsibility-having hero that comes to mind. But maybe I should be thinking of something a whole lot more villainous.

At least after seeing what zoologist Mark Wong discovered recently.

While doing work with spider in New South Wales, Australia, Mark came across one particular creature that was a lot creepier and crawlier than usual.