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Anyone have an Aphonopelma hentzi (Texas/Oklahoma Brown) ?

Discussion in 'Tarantula Chat' started by Phases, Jul 17, 2017 at 10:35 AM.

  1. Phases

    Phases Arachnosquire Active Member

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    Put together the tiniest little habitat for this guy, I hear even as slings they are fun to watch rearrange things and do their things. Hard to see him, but he immediately took to his little hide.

    So, I'm curious, how long might it take for this guy to get to 2 or 3 inches? Right now he is 1 inch.

    :)

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  2. KezyGLA

    KezyGLA Arachnoprince Active Member

    Mine took 7 years to reach 3 inches from 0.5"
     
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  3. Phases

    Phases Arachnosquire Active Member

    Haha. I had one guy say he's had his 11 years and its no bigger than 3 inches.
     
  4. EmilzHernandez

    EmilzHernandez Arachnopeon Active Member

    I have a 3 inch female, I was told she's about 7 years old when I got her at 2.5". Great spider, but jeez she grows at the slowest rate.
     
  5. cold blood

    cold blood ArachnoGod Active Member