Honduran Curly Hair Tarantula
Brachypelma Albopilosum

$50-75 depending on age, size, and gender

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$45-$60 for 5-10 gallon tank with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Males: 4 years

Females: 8-10 years
 

4.5-5.5 inches

legspan

Savannas of Central America

Docile &
Calm, can be handleable
Ground-dwelling species

Pink Toe Tarantula
Avicularia Versicolor

$40-75 depending on age, size, and gender

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$40 for Zoo Med "Creatures" vertical habitat + water bowl

Males: 2-3 years

Females: 8-12 years

5-6 inches

legspan

Costa Rica, Brazil, southern Caribbean

Docile but skittish, not easily handleable
Arboreal species

Goliath Birdeater
Theraphosa blondi/stirmi

$90+ depending on age, size, and gender

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$60-$75 for 10 gallon tank with locking lid, hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Males: 3-6 years

Females: 10-15 years

12+ inch legspan

Rainforests of South American

Aggressive, territorial, fast, and nervous. NOT handleable or touchable!

Grown-dweller and burrower.


 

Mexican Red Knee Tarantula
Brachypelma Smithi/hamorii

$100+ depending on age, size, and gender ('slings' sold once they can eat live food)

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$45-$60 for 5-10 gallon tank with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Males: 10 years

Females: 25-30
years

4.5-5 inch legspan

Pacific Coast of Mexico

Docile &Calm, can be handleable
Ground-dwelling species

Mexican Red Rump Tarantula
Brachypelma vagans

$60+ depending on age, size, and gender ('slings' sold once they can eat live food)

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$45-$60 for 5-10 gallon tank with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

Males: 8 years

Females: 20
years

4-5 inch legspan

Mexico, Florida. parts of Central America

Docile but skittish, not easily handleable
Grown-dwelling species

Emperor Scorpion
Pandinus imperator

$50 for small sized scorpions

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$35-$60 for 3-10 gallon habitat with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

10+ years

6-8 inches long

Africa

Calm and non-aggressive, reluctant to sting with mild venom.

Asian Forest Scorpion
Heterometrus spinifer

$50 for medium sized scorpions

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$35-$60 for 3-10 gallon habitat with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

7 years

3.5-5 inches long

India, Indonesia, & Malaysia

Aggressive, will sting or protect themselves with their pincers. Mild venom.

Desert Hairy Scorpion
Hadrurus arizonensis

$50 for medium sized scorpions

Temperament

Origin

Size

Lifespan

Cost of Setup

$35-$60 for 3-10 gallon habitat with hide, substrate, and water bowl.

10 years

4-5 inches long

Mexico and southern U.S.A.

Aggressive, will sting or protect themselves with their pincers. 
Mild venom.

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Tuesday 6 PM - 8 PM

Wednesday 11 AM-3 PM

Thursday 6 PM - 8 PM

Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM

ADDRESS

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Alamosa, CO 81101

Tel: 719-422-3393

 

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