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Gooty Sapphire Ornamental Tarantula

Gooty Sapphire Ornamental Tarantula


Other name(s):
 Gooty Ornamental; Sapphire Ornamental Tarantula; Gooty Sapphire; Metallic Blue Ornamental Tree Spider

Scientific name: Poecilotheria metallica

Habitat:  The Gooty Sapphire Ornamental Tarantula is an arboreal tarantula species which is native to central and southeastern India, and to Sri Lanka. P. metallica was first discovered in a town in central southern India called Gooty.
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Owners say:
Wonderful:
decent size, prettiest tarantulas, calmest pokies
Challenging:
strong venom, hottest species, aggressive tarantulas, BEGINNERS, price tag
Interesting:
rarer species, arboreals, blue coloration fades
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.8 (5)
HeartlandInvert
This is probably one of the most desired tarantulas i...
Review by: HeartlandInvert (21) 17 days ago
  • Currently 100
4.75
1 photo
ManoftheNorth
P.Metallica is probably one of the hottest species on...
Review by: ManoftheNorth (80) April 07, 2014 19:07
  • Currently 100
5.00
Arach222
My Sapphire is still a sling. Beautiful even as a p...
Review by: Arach222 (14) March 22, 2012 12:52
  • Currently 100
5.00
2 photos
Malicegrrl
Any of the Pocilotheria are stunningly beautiful, but...
Review by: Malicegrrl (1) March 08, 2012 04:49
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
JohnSpinella
P. Metallicas are one of the prettiest tarantulas ava...
Review by: JohnSpinella (21) updated November 27, 2010 00:08
  • Currently 100
4.00
Habitat (1 video)
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