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    • Theraphosidae
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    • Tarántulas
  • English
    • Tarantulas
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    • Vogelspinnen

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Tarántulas Genus Brachypelma

Observer

jayimk

Date

October 23, 2013

Place

Cozumel (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Tarántulas Family Theraphosidae

Observer

hectorfarah

Date

November 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

March 20, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tarantulas Family Theraphosidae

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 6, 2012

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Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

June 5, 2011

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Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

March 22, 2009

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Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

April 11, 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

California Tarantula Genus Aphonopelma

Observer

jmaughn

Date

November 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Tarantulas Genus Aphonopelma

Observer

jpantoj5

Date

the past

Description

When I would go to visit or spend the night with my grandma we would see these big tarantulas come from out of no where

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tarantulas Genus Aphonopelma

Date

August 10, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tarantulas Genus Aphonopelma

Observer

estephanie

Date

September 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tarantulas Family Theraphosidae

Observer

rocher_217

Date

July 16, 2014

Description

It was a walk in the middle of the jungle, so we were in the way to a little town and the guide saw this animal. It was hidden under a plant. I think is a night creature due to it was hidden.
The weather was sunny, and the time of the sighting: 12:00 a.m.

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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.

No range data available.