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ID this T, please

Discussion in 'Tarantula Chat' started by Bothrops, Mar 2, 2008.

  1. Bothrops

    Bothrops Arachnobaron Old Timer

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    I have had this tarantula for a few months now, and I don't know what is it.
    Its size is about 1,75''.
    I have an idea, but first I want to hear your opinions.

    Thanks in advance!

    Here it is:

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  2. Niloticus

    Niloticus Arachnoknight Old Timer

    Looks a lot like a King Baboon to me.

    Niloticus
     
  3. Sylvi

    Sylvi Arachnosquire

    I don't normally do this sort of post as I'm a bit of a beginner, but the T and those lovely holes make me think of my H 'gigas'. The T is hairyer than mine though.
     
  4. fartkowski

    fartkowski Arachnoemperor

    I would guess king baboon as well.
     
  5. GailC

    GailC Arachnoprince Old Timer

    yep, looks just like my king baboon.
     
  6. Bothrops

    Bothrops Arachnobaron Old Timer

    That was my guess, a C. crawshayi.

    What it's weird is that it seems too hairy to be one, although I don't know if that changes when they grow.

    waldo, do you have pics of yours?
     
  7. GailC

    GailC Arachnoprince Old Timer

    I don't have any recent pics, sorry. She does have lots of hair just like yours though.
     
  8. 7mary3

    7mary3 Arachnodemon Old Timer

    My first instinct is a C. Crawshayi as well, post some new pics when you can!
     
  9. Widowman10

    Widowman10 Arachno WIDOW Old Timer

    i'll throw my vote as well. C. crawshayi as soon as i saw the pic.
     
  10. robbie

    robbie Arachnosquire

    It is definably a king baboon. I have one that loked just like that when it was little. They are neat little buggers, wait till it starts to hiss :D :D
     
  11. Bothrops

    Bothrops Arachnobaron Old Timer

    Thanks a lot, people ;)