What is the biggest spider in the world?

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goliath bird-eaterWith a leg span nearly a foot wide, the goliath bird-eater is the world's biggest spider.Oct 31, 2013
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Florida made it illegal to keep Goliath grouper in 1990, and the species was listed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as critically endangered in 1994. The species crashed in numbers due to several factors: they're a long-living, slow-maturing fish that often congregates in groups.11 Aug 2017
Harvest and possession has been prohibited in both state and federal waters off Florida since 1990. Must be immediately returned to the water free, alive and unharmed. Large goliath groupers should be left in the water during release. ...
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