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User Olan's spiders

Discussion in 'Tarantula Pictures' started by Olan, Oct 8, 2016.

  1. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

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    "TurboKid", female G. pulchra
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    Brachypelma/Sericopelma angustum
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    Phormictopus sp. purple
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  2. miss moxie

    miss moxie Arachnoprince

    God I really want a Phormictopus sp. purple. I love that orange and purple shift. Reminds me of a sunset.
     
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  3. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    A couple of borneo black slo mo attacks.

     
  4. sdsnybny

    sdsnybny Arachnogeek Arachnosupporter

    1st one was a 6 outa 10 messy face full of dirt, second one a solid 8 clean take down LOL
     
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  5. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    G. iheringi female. She is awesome
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  6. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    B. emilia
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    Little geniculata, hopefully this one is female..
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    How did I end up with a picky Phormictopus? She refuses to eat roaches. This is a far too common scene:
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    Borneo black female
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    B. albiceps female. Looking stocky!
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    Phormictopus auratus is growing fast
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  7. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    New family member. G. pulchripes female (5"). Free from someone who couldn't take her to a new apt!
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    Larger emilia is getting hints of color
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    P. sp Machala
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    P. sazimai
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    And here is our tiny, extremely slow growing mystery T. After taking this pic, I noticed the orangey spinerets. Could this be an A. Seemanni??
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  8. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

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    Just saw this. N. incei gold is a mature male! I didn't know the sex until I saw this. Well I guess I need to find him a girlfriend
     
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  9. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    Genic
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    Pulchra
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    Hamorii
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    P. sp. Machala
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    Male G. iheringi decided to awkwardly molt on his side
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    He made it out ok though
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    His sister also just molted
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  10. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    Borneo black. They are over 3" now, possibly up to 4" (tricky to measure exactly). Time to rehouse again
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    Phormic
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    H mac
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    Hamorii is a bit obese
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  11. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    New addition! Always wanted a Xenesthis, and intermedia was always my favorite based on pics I'd seen. My "someday" spider. And then suddenly I got the opportunity to get a female for a good price, so I had to jump on it. Thanks @sdsnybny !
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  12. miss moxie

    miss moxie Arachnoprince

    UGH I'm so jealous. X. intermedia is so high on my wish list right now. All I can find are immanis and sp. blue though.

    Edit: Also, how big is your male G. iheringi? I've got a female and maybe if the timing lines up our babies can get together and make some babies of their own. I -love- this species, definitely my favorite Grammostola I've worked with.
     
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  13. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    Yeah, iheringi are great. My guy is maybe 4"? 4.5"? I hear they mature pretty big, so I would guess he's still several molts away. But yeah, I'll definitely want to try to breed him. iheringi needs to be more available.
     
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  14. miss moxie

    miss moxie Arachnoprince

    Ahhh, he looked smaller from the pictures. It might not work then, she's about the same size so he'll probably beat her in the puberty race. Worth a shot!

    I totally agree though, I think every hobbyist needs one!
     
  15. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    This Xenesthis is a fierce hunter
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    Finally got a female genic. 4th time's the charm
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    This is a big spider
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  16. sdsnybny

    sdsnybny Arachnogeek Arachnosupporter

    That's for sure mine is very food orientated! Eat first ask questions later, and very fast for a big spider!
    Beautiful shot Olan
     
  17. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    Thanks! Yes, very speedy
     
  18. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    B. emilia sling
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    G. pulchripes female molted. She got big!
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    G. iheringi
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  19. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

    Big versicolor
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    Do not turn your back on a Phormictopus....
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    P. auratus
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  20. Olan

    Olan Arachnobaron Old Timer

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