she went into aggravated betch mode shortly after opening her tub and kinda went with it the whole time during this half-failed photoshoot but at least i managed to salvage few decent shots, so i consider it a victory
Actually, this species of Malay Peninsula distinguished from genus 'Cyriopagopus' of mainland of Southeast Asia and China by having divided spermatheca and almost 10 stridulating setae.
Also, the features show this species have close relationship with 'Haplopelma doriae group' of Borneo.
I uploaded a Pic from this one before, but it was blurry. What species do you think this one is? (juvenile).One of the staff told me it's probably H.Gigas but i want your experience.Its abdomen looks like a Tiger's . Good luck :D
This thread will cover the care for all species and genera in the Ornithoctoninae subfamily. These spiders are commonly referred to as “Earth Tigers” due to their burrowing tendencies and striped...