New Spider Species Cerbalus aravensis (2 of 3) (image) University of Haifa Share Print E-Mail Caption The new species is the largest of its type in the Middle East, but its habitat is endangered. "It could be that there are other unknown species that will become extinct before we can discover them," says Dr. Uri Shanas of the University of Haifa, who is heading the research in the area. Credit Photo by Yael Olek, courtesy of the University of Haifa Usage Restrictions The image may only be used with the given credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.