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Stomach-churning moment ‘world’s biggest spider’ drags away frog for dinner in shocked man’s bathroom

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THIS is the stomach-churning moment one of the world’s biggest spiders drags away an unfortunate frog for dinner in a shocked man’s bathroom.

Sujay Shah, 25, recorded the bizarre encounter at his home in Jalpaiguri, India, where he found the duo locked in a life-or-death struggle.

The hungry huntsman sinks its fangs into its live prey in India

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The hungry huntsman sinks its fangs into its live prey in IndiaCredit: Credit: Pen News/Sujay Shah
It was snapped dragging its dinner into a dark bathroom crevice

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It was snapped dragging its dinner into a dark bathroom creviceCredit: Credit: Pen News/Sujay Shah

The science student and nature-lover was left stunned at the unusual spectacle.

“I was very happy and excited because I knew I was witnessing a relatively rare event of nature,” he said.

Jason Dunlop and Peter Jäger, arachnid experts from the Berlin Natural History Museum and the Senckenberg Research Institute respectively, agree it was a huntsman spider.

Dr Dunlop said: “In general, large spiders can and will eat small

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