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Costa Rican Tiger Rump Tarantula

Costa Rican Tiger Rump Tarantula


Other name(s):
 Tigerrump

Scientific name: Cyclosternum fasciatum

Habitat:  The Costa Rican Tiger Rump Tarantula is a small, terrestrial burrowing tarantula which is native to Costa Rica and Guatemala. It lives in humid, moist, tropical forest areas.
Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
display purposes, orange markings, beautiful spiders, good eater
Challenging:
hairs, aggressive postures, young children, bite, burrowing, handling, hiding
Interesting:
nice cave, hiding places, opportunistic burrowers
Overall review
  • Currently 100
3.9 (7)
RobV
I lived in Costa Rica for a long time and a friend of...
Review by: RobV (8) July 11, 2013 04:47
  • Currently 100
3.00
1 photo
robinsonh18
These tarantulas are not the best choice for young ch...
Review by: robinsonh18 (15) August 13, 2012 22:02
  • Currently 100
4.00
1 photo
Izzy
Pros:Beautiful colors: black with orange markings thr...
Review by: Izzy (13) January 24, 2012 11:24
  • Currently 100
3.00
lesliek
In general, owning my Costa Rican Tiger Rump is defin...
Review by: lesliek (2) May 23, 2011 15:00
  • Currently 100
5.00
Nyte Raven
Terrific terrarium pet! Orange/red and black markings...
Review by: Nyte Raven (6) updated April 27, 2011 18:12
  • Currently 100
4.00
2 comments
3 photos

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