£49 For Sale

Red Knee Tarantula juvenile 8-9 cm

This advert is located in and around Newport, Gwent

Advert Description

A species that every keeper owns or has owned one. Docile, attractive patterning, long lived, large and robust. This species is also very easy to keep and will spend a lot of time making it a good display species. All of these factors make it an ideal first time species. It is a fossorial species, in the wild they inhabit both dry forests and tropical deciduous forests. Usually founds under rocks or tree roots (West, R, 2005). This what the first Theraphosid species placed on CITES in 1985 and it is illegal to collect them from the wild. Need to be kept in a standard terrestrial type terrarium with 5-6cm of slightly moistened substrate and provided a shallow water bowl for drinking.

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  • Newport, Gwent
Advert Type
Private Advert
Current Age
6 months
CITES Article 10
No - this species does not require an Article 10 certificate