an artificial fly having a hackle body, little or no tail, no wings, and unusually long legs, dressed to resemble a spider.
What Does 🕷️ Spider Emoji Mean?The spider emoji symbolizes the fascinating and dangerous arachnid and is associated with spookiness, witches, Halloween, and Goth culture.
Origin of spider fly
First recorded in 1780–90
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