Gigantic camel spider caught by campers

Israel (WCMH) —  It may be a thing of nightmares, but in fact the camel spider is relatively harmless to people.

A group of campers in a forest in central Israel caught the massive camel spider.

Despite their name, camel spiders are actually not a spider but members of the solpugid family and since they don’t have venom glands, are relatively harmless to humans.

In the video, the campers have the camel spider in a container while they marvel at its size.

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