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By: Catie Leary on Sept. 3, 2010, 7:38 a.m.
Daddy long legs clings to flower

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Daddy long legs

A harvestmen arachnid clings to a sunflower growing along a fence near Elkton, Ore., on Sept. 1. Harvestmen, often called "daddy long legs", are actually not spiders, though they do belong to the arachnid family.