1. These are Mumbai-based naturalists Javed Ahmed, Rajashree Khalap and Sumukha J.N.
2. While on a recent trip to the Western Ghats for some research, they discovered a smol spider.
4. World, meet Eriovixia gryffindori — the spider that looks like the Sorting Hat and has been named after one of the Hogwarts founders, Godric Gryffindor.
“When we first saw the spider, our collective thoughts were, ‘It looks just like the sorting hat, from the films!’ Being on the same wavelength, we decided to name the spider, after Godric Gryffindor,” Ahmed told BuzzFeed.