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I need a new new world!

Discussion in 'Tarantula Chat' started by BrokenLegBaboon, Oct 10, 2018.

  1. Nightstalker47

    Nightstalker47 Arachnoking Active Member

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    They don't ever get to 8'', even seven would be an uncommonly large female. They are 6'' range spiders for the most part, granted..they do have a stout build. MMs are much smaller.
    Your mistaking correction for hostility.
     
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  2. BrokenLegBaboon

    BrokenLegBaboon Arachnopeon

    See I live in the tropics and from what I’ve read Theraphosas thrive in high humidity but cooler environments. I mean I could keep it if I wanted too but I’m not looking for something that’s gonna be a high maintenance for me.
     
  3. cold blood

    cold blood Moderator Staff Member

    1. they do not, they are a 6" t.

    2. How on gods green earth did you discern my post as hostile? o_O LMAO

    Overestimated size then...they do not get that big....maybe one freak did, but they are not generally even close to that size. 5-6" is much more typical.
     
  4. Venom1080

    Venom1080 Arachnoemperor Active Member

    Iridopelma. Unusual. Desirable. Colorful. And have a attitude without bad venom.

    They don't get enough credit. IMG_20181011_160855638.jpg
    I hirsutum. Bad picture. And it doesn't show her bright red abdomen very well.
     
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  5. BrokenLegBaboon

    BrokenLegBaboon Arachnopeon

    Btw how do I upload pictures here? I wanted to share my plumpy genic sling :shame:
     
  6. antinous

    antinous Pamphopharaoh Arachnosupporter

    When you're replying, right next to the 'Post Reply' button there's an 'Upload a File' button, click on that and viola!
     
  7. miamc12321

    miamc12321 Arachnopeon

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    I mean... just beautiful! How could anyone say no to them. These species are just gorgeous!
     
  8. nicodimus22

    nicodimus22 Arachnomancer Arachnosupporter

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    @bathsheba You disliked me describing a tarantula I saw first hand at a show? E-mail Anastasia and ask her yourself if you don't believe me.
     
  9. bathsheba

    bathsheba Arachnopeon

    There is no way would I dislike your description of a T. Maybe my fat fingers hit something while I was browsing on mobile. Sorry about that :eek:
     
  10. nicodimus22

    nicodimus22 Arachnomancer Arachnosupporter

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    No worries then. Sorry about the delayed response...I haven't had internet since 10/23. Moving can really suck.