Birdeaters is a name given to larger terrestrial species from the Amazon basin region. The name originated from artwork by Victorian naturalist Maria Sibylla Merian’s who illustrated natural history books showing large south American Theraphosids eating birds.
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Giant White Knee – (Acanthoscurria geniculata)
This is a popular species due to its large, robust size and attractive colouration.
Brazilian Blonde – (Nhandu tripeii)
A monster Brazilian species of Tarantula that is a beautiful honey orange colour with fuzzy setae.
Salmon Pink – (Lasiodora parahybana)
L. parahybana are impressive spiders, often obtaining a leg span of 9in or even 10in. The overall colouration is black, with grey hairs, yellow banding on the segments of the legs and vibrant red hairs on the abdomen.