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  1. Webbing (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Webbing (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

  2. Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    She has made an incredibly thick mat of silk.
  3. Ostrich (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Ostrich (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    She is facing head-down in a hole with her butt sticking out.
  4. PMS (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    PMS (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Miss Hissypants is suffering from pre-molt syndrome. As I filled her water dish, she unexpectedly lunged toward me and slapped my hand with surprising strength. She then held this threat pose for several minutes.
  5. Hissyfit (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Hissyfit (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Miss Hissypants refused to eat her roach, so it had to be retrieved from her lair so that it wouldn't bother her if she molted. She slapped the tongs repeatedly and even hissed a few times.
  6. Big Game Hunter (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Big Game Hunter (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    I culled one of my male roaches.
  7. Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    She got this name because she hissed at me when I prodded her out of the deli cup in which she had been living when I bought her. She has never hissed at me since, but she is stuck with the name.
  8. Is This Thing On? (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Is This Thing On? (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

  9. Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    I just rehoused her the day before, and she hasn't yet figured out that she can dig.
  10. Belly Rub? (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

    Belly Rub? (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 5")

  11. 5" Female Ceratogyrus marshalli [ventral sexing]

    5" Female Ceratogyrus marshalli [ventral sexing]

    This species is sexually dimorphic; it's easier to look for the presence of a horn. This is just a reference image.
  12. Adult Ceratogyrus marshalli Enclosure

    Adult Ceratogyrus marshalli Enclosure

    My Ceratogyrus marshalli outgrew her old enclosure, so I rehoused her yesterday.
  13. Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 4"+)

    Miss Hissypants (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli 4"+)

    The last time I saw her out all the way was seven months ago. At least she cooperated for a photoshoot.
  14. Dat Horn (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli)

    Dat Horn (♀ Ceratogyrus marshalli)

    This is the only time I've been able to take pictures of my pet hole since I got her in October 2017.
  15. My Pet Hole (Ceratogyrus marshalli)

    My Pet Hole (Ceratogyrus marshalli)

    She has since webbed over my viewing window, so I can barely see her in there.
  16. Ceratogyrus marshalli Enclosure

    Ceratogyrus marshalli Enclosure

    Glass (8" x 4.5" by 8")
  17. Female Ceratogyrus marshalli (My First Old World)

    Female Ceratogyrus marshalli (My First Old World)

    My new female Ceratogyrus marshalli, my first Old World tarantula. (She is about 4".)
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