1. Important Announcement - Upcoming Downtime - Software Upgrade

    Please see here for more details.
Hello there, why not take a few seconds to register on our forums and become part of the community? Just click here.
Wang

Phormictopus cancerides?

May I ask if this is Phormictopus cancerides?

Phormictopus cancerides?
Wang, May 17, 2019
    • Goopyguy56
      It looks like a phormictopus. It has violet femurs though. I would have guessed "south hispaniola" but I am not sure. It might be cancerides.
    • Wang
      @ Goopyguy56 Yes, that's possible. Thank you for your answer
    • Vanisher
      Looks like a young Phormictopus sp green femur? But it can be anything. The genus is riddled with inbreeding i think?
    • Vanisher
    • Vanisher
      Little too much purple on the femur though to be a sp "green femur" The ones i had was as the namevstates more green. Upload a picture after it moult next time. It would have been nice to see!
    • Goopyguy56
      My guess would cancerides or maybe even dominican violet. I have 2 green femurs but they are too young to compare. I think green femurs have blue femurs until they get bigger then they have green ones. I would lean cancerides for now since I have seen some with a purple tinge. I dont think atrichromatis would have any purple
    • Vanisher
      P atrichomatus are more of a bronze. At least at carapace. They looks like P cancerides but instead of purple sheen on carapace they have more of a bronze tint
    There are no comments to display.
  • Category:
    Tarantula Identification
    Uploaded By:
    Wang
    Date:
    May 17, 2019
    View Count:
    254
    Comment Count:
    7

    EXIF Data

    File Size:
    5.8 MB
    Mime Type:
    image/jpeg
    Width:
    4032px
    Height:
    3016px
    Aperture:
    f/1.8
    Make:
    Xiaomi
    Model:
    MI 6
    Date / Time:
    2019:05:14 07:54:57
    Exposure Time:
    1/50 sec
    ISO Speed Rating:
    ISO 106
    Focal Length:
    3.82 mm
     

    Note: EXIF data is stored on valid file types when a photo is uploaded. The photo may have been manipulated since upload (rotated, flipped, cropped etc).

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.