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Mexican Fire Leg Tarantula

Mexican Fire Leg Tarantula


Other name(s):
 Mexican Rust Leg Tarantula; Mexican Beauty Tarantula

Scientific name: Brachypelma boehmei

Habitat:  The Mexican Fire Leg Tarantula is a terrestrial burrower from the semi-dry areas of southwestern Mexico and Belize. They are commonly found in complex borrows or under other hiding areas, and are sometimes seen sitting out in the open.
Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
red stripes, pink black toes, fast grower, striking red carapace, simple terrestrial setup
Challenging:
hairs, defense mechanism
Interesting:
fairly deep burrows
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.8 (6)
Spider_Gal
Hi there!I am the type of person who is very comforta...
Review by: Spider_Gal (2) June 01, 2016 10:18
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
Athravan
Brachypelma is my favourite genus, as all the spiders...
Review by: Athravan (78) June 16, 2015 02:49
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
MikeSoares
I own this pet since i was 16, This tarantula have th...
Review by: MikeSoares (11) updated February 23, 2014 06:30
  • Currently 100
5.00
3 photos
Vader
Review by: Vader (3) December 03, 2012 12:43
  • Currently 100
5.00
Arach222
I got BillyBob as a 1/2" sling 'bout 8 months ago. H...
Review by: Arach222 (14) updated March 22, 2012 12:56
  • Currently 100
5.00
4 photos

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