• Quarai 2014

    Salinas Pueblo Missions

    National Monument New Mexico

Insects, Spiders, Centipedes, Millipedes

Tarantula
In the fall you may see tarantulas crossing the roads looking for a mate.
 

Salinas Pueblo Missions is home to a variety of incest and arachnids including:

 
Praying Mantis
Desert Centipedes
Tarantulas
Silkworms
Velvet Ants
Tarantula Hawks
Praying Mantises
Jerusalem Crikets
Cicadas
Dragonflies
And More!

Did You Know?

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The caravan that supplied the missions only arrived every three years. Included in one year’s shipment was 45 gallons of sacramental wine, 42 pounds of prepared candle wax, and 26 gallons of lamp oil for illuminating the altar.