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Orange Tree Spider (Tapinauchenius gigas)

As low as $37.95

Juvenile: 3-5cm  Sub-adult: 6-9cm  Adult: 10-13cm

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Availability:In stock
SKU 10181105171501

.Also known as Orange Chevron, Red Treespider, French Guyanese Orange Tree Spider.

This New World arboreal tarantula is from Venezuela, French Guiana, & Suriname.

Tapinauchenius are FAST moving as spiderlings (THE fastest tarantula, in our experience), and have a tendency to jump.  As they mature, they become less skittish.  If startled, it will make a short sprint.  This is not a defensive tarantula, and it is doesn’t have urticating hairs.

Adult Size: 5.11-5.51 inches (13-14 cm)
Care Level: Moderate
Temperature: 73.4 - 82.4°F (23 – 28°C)
Humidity: 70 - 85%
Feeding: Carnivore  Insects
Life Span: 3 - 10 years