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Choose my nex T.

Discussion in 'Tarantula Chat' started by korlash091, Nov 8, 2018.

  1. moshpitpanda

    moshpitpanda Arachnosquire

    Love my vagans if that helps. Very simple and beautiful species
  2. The Grym Reaper

    The Grym Reaper Arachnotank Arachnosupporter

    It's a red and black Psalmopoeus, nothing more needs to be said :troll:

    Mine's only a juvie so it doesn't have full adult colours yet but so far it's a decent grower, great eater and has a bit of an attitude already.

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  3. Enrgy

    Enrgy Arachnosquire Active Member

    Lol u love your phormictopus huh. I’m actually kind of in this debate myself trying to decide between a c. verisicolor or a t stirmi.
  4. antinous

    antinous Pamphoprince Arachnosupporter

    I don't see what you have to decide on?
  5. Enrgy

    Enrgy Arachnosquire Active Member

    lol on which one I might get. I really like the colors on the c. Versi and already got an lp so I’ll probably get the Versi.
  6. antinous

    antinous Pamphoprince Arachnosupporter

    I meant that there's no competition between the two. One, the goddess Theraphosa, is a majestic beast, the other is.....yea. :troll:
  7. Enrgy

    Enrgy Arachnosquire Active Member

    lmao brainfart but i feel ya. but also those colors tho :greedy:
  8. Tenebrarius

    Tenebrarius Arachnobaron Active Member

    get P. met just so polite I assure you;)
    (that's OC btw so boo to you meme banning euros)

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  9. MikeofBorg

    MikeofBorg Arachnosquire

    Grab one of these beauties a Cyriopagopus lividus. Very spunky Ts, always ready to defend their turf. They kinda like blue and gray OBTs in their attitude. Love my girl though, she has really calmed down since I put this hide in there for her. She even went full terrestrial on me and filled her burrow in and just uses the hide.
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  10. korlash091

    korlash091 Arachnosquire

    Yeah i think im sold on this one, maybe ill get 2 of them.
    wow really nice T, i would love to get one, but i dont know if i can find them near my area.
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  11. antinous

    antinous Pamphoprince Arachnosupporter

    What tarantula species are readily available in the Mexican hobby?
  12. korlash091

    korlash091 Arachnosquire

    We have a lot of avics, caribena, geniculata (these come as freebies pretty often), a lot aphonopelmas and brachys, obt's, davus (pentaloris and faciatus),
    some phormics and pamphobeteus, pokies, grammostolas, some euathlus, pterinopelma sazimai, gbb's, and nandhus.
    those are the ones you can get easily and legaly, maybe some more but im not sure.
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  13. antinous

    antinous Pamphoprince Arachnosupporter

    I’d recommend Pamphobeteus sp., not just because I’m a huge fan of them, but also because they’re large and colorful. Great display species as well. Here are some of mine, a lot of them are slings/juvies but they get this incredible coloration as they grow.
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  14. korlash091

    korlash091 Arachnosquire

    wow they're pretty nice indeed, maybe ill try to get some of those too! thank you.
  15. The Grym Reaper

    The Grym Reaper Arachnotank Arachnosupporter

    D. fasciatus aren't in the hobby, if you get one then it's a mislabelled pentaloris
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  16. korlash091

    korlash091 Arachnosquire

    Didn't know that, thank you, whats the difference between fasciatus and pentaloris?

    JAFUENTES Arachnodragon Arachnosupporter

    Get a Chilobrachys species of any sort if you like to be on your toes and always ready for the unexpected.
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  18. The Grym Reaper

    The Grym Reaper Arachnotank Arachnosupporter

    Carapace colour, pentaloris is orange, fasciatus is black.

    D. pentaloris (formerly Cyclosternum pentalore) was mistakenly sold en masse as D. fasciatus (Cyclosternum fasciatum) back when they were still Cyclosternum spp., some people still do it (either unknowingly or on purpose).
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  19. korlash091

    korlash091 Arachnosquire

    oh ok, good to know, thank you for the info!
  20. Aleetist

    Aleetist Arachnosquire

    Get one. Get one now. I'm totally in love with mine.

    Great coloring half red half black. Good eater, arboreal, heavy webber, makes amazing dirt curtains, always see mine out except in premolt.

    If you have the money and these are available near you, you will kick yourself later if you don't get one now. They are new and a bit harder to find at the moment and could go off market and not show up for a while.
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