Haplocosmia himalayana

Himalayan Earthtiger (2cm)

POCOCK, 1899

Haplocosmia himalayana
Haplocosmia himalayanaHaplocosmia himalayana

8.00

Stock Description:

Unsexed Grown on Spiderlings approx. 2cm

Availability: Uncommon
Souce: CB
Qty:

Species Info:

Origin

Nepal

Lifestyle

Burrowing

Temp

20-24°C

Humidity

70-80%

Leg Span

10-12cm

Disposition

Aggressive

Suitability

3

A very rare species offered for the first time in the UK (Oct 2012). This Nepalese species was previously described as Selenocosmia himalayana and has distinctive black and white banded legs.

Literature References

Schmidt, G. (2004g). Eine zweite Art der Gattung Haplocosmia Schmidt & von Wirth, 1996 (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Selenocosmiinae). . Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 188(1): 82-147.