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    • Theraphosidae
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    • Tarántulas
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    • Tarantulas
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    • Vogelspinnen

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Recent observations

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What

Tarantulas Genus Aphonopelma

Observer

adrained

Date

October 25, 2014 04:30 PM PDT

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What

Tarantulas Genus Aphonopelma

Observer

ssprague

Date

October 22, 2014 07:37 PM MDT

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What

Red-legged Tarantula Brachypelma emilia

Observer

francisco3

Date

October 22, 2014 09:06 AM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Red-legged Tarantula Brachypelma emilia

Observer

francisco3

Date

October 22, 2014 08:31 AM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Tarántulas Family Theraphosidae

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 4, 2014

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What

Tarántulas Family Theraphosidae

Observer

omarsantiago31

Date

October 4, 2014

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Observer

biequecaribe

Date

October 22, 2014 06:30 AM EDT

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Observer

gorettileuro

Date

October 6, 2014

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What

Tarantulas Genus Aphonopelma

Observer

mattidae

Date

October 20, 2014 11:00 AM PDT

Description

Near road.

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What

Tarantulas Genus Aphonopelma

Observer

mattidae

Date

October 16, 2014 04:29 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

On utility access rd., late afternoon

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What

Tarantulas Family Theraphosidae

Observer

patrick_mcgowan

Date

September 6, 2014 07:25 AM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

October 18, 2014 09:22 AM PDT

Description

Desert Tarantula, Male, very active despite mid October.

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Description from Wikipedia

Tarantulas comprise a group of often hairy and very large arachnids belonging to the Theraphosidae family of spiders, of which approximately 900 species have been identified. This article only describes members of Theraphosidae, although some other members of the same suborder are commonly referred to as "tarantulas". Most species of tarantulas are not dangerous to humans, and some species have become popular in the exotic pet trade.

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