Spider BDSM

spiDie Männchen sexual-kannibalistischer Spinnenarten binden den Damen vor der Kopulation die Beine zusammen, um hinterher nicht aufgefressen zu werden. Spinnen-BDSM als Überlebensstrategie: „In sexually cannibalistic animals, male fitness is influenced […] by avoiding being eaten [ed: No shit!]. In the cannibalistic nursery web spider, Pisaurina mira […] males [wrap] a female’s legs with silk prior to and during copulation. We hypothesized that elongated male legs and silk wrapping provide benefits to males, in part through a reduced likelihood of sexual cannibalism.