An Arachnopod is a creature that helps and may also be mind controlled by the Elf King. With eight legs, glowing eyes, and sticky tentacles, these nasty Elf King spies kidnap Karen Hayes in the hopes of seizing the Amulet for their leader. They are quite large, and as they travel in packs, are very dangerous. Arachnopods are also very venomous, and their venom can only be cured with the fruit of the Gaboda Tree.
One was killed (ripped in half) by Sybrian-controlled Trellis To free Emily’s mother in the first book.