Huntsman in DR

Lasiodora

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These spiders would come in with shadows every night to hunt. The picture was taken in my father's house in the Dominican Republic over the summer.
Mike


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Lasiodora

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Here's another pic since I don't know how to post multiple pics on one thread yet.
 
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Alex S.

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Heteropodidae

Nice pics. That is the very common species Heteropoda venatoria.

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steve055

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It is the same Huntsman you see in FL. They are one of the fastest spiders i have ever kept. here is a pic of one eating a cricket.
 

Wade

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Originally posted by steve055
They are one of the fastest spiders i have ever kept.
They make even the fastest tarantulas look like snails.

Wade
 

johns

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I'll...

SECOND that!:D Man, they're faster than a thought, especially when disturbed...:eek:
 

Wade

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Johns and I are doing our level best to get huntsmen established in VA, LOL!

Wade =D
 

johns

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Originally posted by Wade
Johns and I are doing our level best to get huntsmen established in VA, LOL!

Wade =D
<snicker> True, dat!:)
 
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