Blue Fang Tarantula (Ephebopus cyanognathus): Care Guide

The Blue Fang tarantula (Ephebopus cyanognathus), is a New World terrestrial tarantula known for its blue fangs and beautifully colored carapace. This species is native to French Guyana where it lives on the forest floors. It’s quite a defensive spider, which can make it quite tricky to handle. However, if you’ve got some experience handling … Read more

Pumpkin Patch Tarantula: Care, Info, Facts, Pictures & More

The Pumpkin Patch Tarantula (Hapalopus sp Colombia) is a terrestrial dwarf tarantula known and coveted for its beautiful orange and black color patterns. It’s native to the Columbian regions, so it’s sometimes also known as the Columbian Pumpkin Patch. it comes in two varieties: Groot & Klein, these are the Dutch words for big and … Read more

Brazilian Blue Tarantula: Care, Info, Facts, Pictures & More

The Brazilian Blue Tarantula (Pterinopelma sazimai) is a New World tarantula found in Brazil. The combination of bright blue and orange hairs makes this an appealing exhibition spider. If you’re thinking about adding a new tarantula to your collection and this one caught your eye, or if you already have one and want to know … Read more

Skeleton Tarantula (Ephebopus Murinus): Info, Care, Pictures & More

The Skeleton Tarantula (Ephebopus Murinus) is a New World terrestrial tarantula species that is well-known for its unique skeleton pattern. They natively inhabit the rainforests of Brazil, Frech Guyana, and Suriname, but are also highly desired as pets. With over 800 tarantula species having been identified globally, it can be difficult to decide which species … Read more

Brazilian Jewel Tarantula: Info, Pictures, Facts & More

The Brazilian Jewel Tarantula is a New World tarantula native to Brazil. It’s an arboreal trapdoor spider characterized by its colorful appearance. It’s adorned with blue, pink, red, and other colors and is without a doubt the prettiest and most colorful tarantula in the world. This spider’s unique, colorful appearance has made it highly desired … Read more