NW=New World OW=Old World AB=Arboreal TR=Terrestrial

Mexican Orangeleg



Mexican Orangeleg (Brachypelma baumgarteni)
4", INMATURE FEMALE, $275 each
Very rare and beautiful Mexican species, that is similar in size to B. smithi (Mexican Redknee), but is far different in coloration. They have reddish orange legs from patella to tarsus! First come first serve on this girl so don't wait!!

Mexican Redleg



Mexican Redleg (Brachypelma emilia)
3.5", INMATURE MALE $139 each
Beautiful Mexican species, that is similar in size to B. smithi (Mexican Redknee), but is far different in coloration. They have reddish orange tibias, and a black "V" shape on the carapace. Not often available, gentle and easy to keep!! Great handling T!

Trinidad Dwarf Tigerump



Trinidad Dwarf Tigerump (Cyriocosmus elegans)
1"+, MATURE FEMALE, $85 each
These awesome dwarf species from Trinidad are rare in collections and are amazing in color! Pale colored legs, black femurs, with a black "V" shape on their carapace, surrounded in pumpkin orange. Abdomen has a "mirror patch" with "tiger" type stripeing. Very colorful species. What's really cool about this species is that at 1/4" you can see adult coloration, that gets better with each molt. Reaching 1.5" as adults!! Don't pass these rare gems up!!

Colombian Dwarf Tigerump



Colombian Dwarf Tigerump (Cyriocosmus leetzi)
1"+, MATURE FEMALE, $175 each
These awesome dwarf species from Colombia are rare in collections and are amazing in color! Pale white dorsal colored legs, black femurs, with a black "V" shape on their carapace, surrounded in pumpkin orange. Abdomen has a "mirror patch" with "tiger" type stripeing. Very colorful species. What's really cool about this species is that at 1/4" you can see adult coloration, that gets better with each molt. Reaching 1.5" as adults!! Don't pass these rare gems up!!

Costa Rican Tigerump



Costa Rican Tigerump (Cyclosternum fasciatum)
1/2", $30 each
These small terrestrials have incredible color! Black legs, copper to orangish colored carapace, black abdomen with bright red "tiger" type markings! A bit nervous, but not normally aggressive. If you like colorful T's in your collection, you need these! Very hardy, reaching 4.5" as adults.

Euathlus sp.yellow



Chilean Red (Euathlus sp. "red")
1/4", $30 each
Not often available, this Chilean species has an overall reddish to orange setae on the abdomen with a darker background color and a slight "mirror patch". Confusion on the identity of this species still exsists because coloration can vary, and specimens sold as Euathlus sp. "yellow", could prove to be the same species. These are very hardy and gentle, and make an excellent "pet" species. Reaching 3"+ as adults, don't let them slip away!
Gabonese Blue & Gold Dwarf


Gabonese Blue & Gold Dwarf (Heterothele gabonensis)
1/4", $45 each
Beautiful little micro-arboreal species from coastal West Africa! Blue legs with gold highlights on their carapace, and a spotted abdomen. Reaching just over 2" as adults, these have had some success being kept communal. Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Anastasia Haroldsen, these are limited, so don't wait too long!
Photo Courtesy of Anastasia Haroldsen.

Cameroon Red



Cameroon Red (Hysterocrates gigas)
6", MATURE MALE, $75 each
Freshly matured male! Rustic red to dark Coffee brown, these aggressive African terrestrials are very moisture dependent and can actually swim! Large, reaching 8"! Limited supply, grab them before their gone!!

Dominican Blue Dwarf



Dominican Blue Dwarf (Ischnocolinae sp."dominican blue")
1/8"- 1/4", $45 each
Beautiful and rare dwarf species from the Dominican Republic! Shimmering silver blue to green as adults! Reaching 3" as adults, these are limited, so don't snooze!!
Photo Courtesy of Anastasia Haroldsen.

T. ockerti



Peruvian Pink Rump (Thrixopelma ockerti)
3.5", MATURE MALE, $75 each, Hatched at Swift's!!
Beautiful and quite rare as spiderlings in the U.S. hobby, T. ockerti is an awesome Peruvian arboreal, that many confused it as being terrestrial, because of the genus Thrixopelma. Overall dark green, with bright pink abdomenal setae! This particular species is very special to me, and this hatching represents Swift's Invertebrates 100th successfully hatched tarantula species! Reaching 6" as adults, Don't pass on this fantastic spider!

Price List Arranged in Alphabetical Order by Scientific Name

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P QR S T U V W X Y Z

Acanthoscurria

Brazilian White Banded


Brazilian White Banded (Acanthoscurria brocklehursti)
1.5", $39 each
Beautiful Brazilian species which is similar to A. geniculata, but has thinner leg banding. Deep dark brown to black background color with bright white banding. Large and impressive reaching 8" as adults!! Add one to your collection!!


Bolivian Orange Striped Knee (Acanthoscurria insubtilis)
1/2", $30 each
This beautiful Bolivian tarantula has an overall dark background color with faint orangish striping on the patella, with orangish highlighted setae. Not often available in the hobby, these reach 5"+ in legspan as adults!! Awesome spider, don't pass up the chance to own your own!! Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Ben Hartloff!!

Aphonopelma

Oklahoma Brown


Oklahoma Brown (Aphonopelma hentzi)
1/2", $10 each
Beautiful native U.S. species! Dark legs, light colored carapace, with red setae covering the abdomen. Very nice looking spider...make em your own!!

Costa Rican Zebra


Costa Rican Zebra (Aphonopelma seemanni)
4.5", INMATURE MALE, $75 each
Classic Costa Rican species that is quite rare as captive born offspring in the hobby! These are a real "looker", with white leg striping on a deep dark blue to grey background color. Easy to keep, reaches 6"....Beautiful spider!

Costa Rican Zebra


Costa Rican Zebra (Aphonopelma seemanni)
1/2", $20 each
Classic Costa Rican species that is quite rare as captive born offspring in the hobby! These are a real "looker", with white leg striping on a deep dark blue to grey background color. Easy to keep, reaches 5"....Beautiful spider!

Augacephalus

Avicularia

Amazon Sapphire Pinktoe
Amazon Sapphire Pinktoe


Amazon Sapphire Pinktoe (Avicularia diversipes)
1/2", $39 each
This multicolored Brazilian Avicularia, is a real treat! In the same fashion as A. versicolor & A. purpurea, the colors on the adults are beautiful, but the colors on the babies are insane! Young A. diversipes are blue, green and rasberry red! Get out your cameras folks! The scientific name was recently changed from A. fasciculata to it's present. Reaching 4" - 5" as adults!! Pass them up at your own risk!!
Metallic Pinktoe

Metallic Pinktoe (Avicularia metallica)
3/4", $25 each
Fantastic arboreal! Deep blue sheen with white tipped setae overall! These get larger than the sometimes mistaken for A. avicularia. The difference between the two is that A. metallica is larger, and is absent of any reddish abdomenal setae, unlike A. avicularia, which has reddish setae. These have been rare in past years, and make great display spiders. Gentle, and reaching 6" as adults!!

Bonnetina

Brachypelma

Mexican Redknee


Mexican Redknee (Brachypelma smithi)
1/4", $25 each
Hands down one of the most popular spiders in the hobby! These fantastically colored Mexican wonders have not only looks, but are quite docile and very easy to keep. But wait, that's not all....They have been known to have incredibly long lifespans, with records in excess of 25 years! However, they, like many other Mexican multi-colored beauties, do have urticating hairs that many find irritating to skin. I've always found them well worth the "itch"! Reach 6" as adults. 4 **** on these!

Mexican Redrump
Mexican Redrump


Mexican Redrump (Brachypelma vagans)
1/4", $7each, Just Hatched At Swift's!!
This staple Mexican species has been around for ages, but is still very popular and beautiful! Overall black with bright red abdominal setae! Often underated because of its availability, these are sure sweet! Reaching 6" and stocky! These are all around a great spider!!

Mexican Redrump


Mexican Redrump (Brachypelma vagans)
1", $20 each
This staple Mexican species has been around for ages, but is still very popular and beautiful! Overall black with bright red abdominal setae! Often underated because of its availability, these are sure sweet! Reaching 6" and stocky! These are all around a great spider!!

Ceratogyrus

Chilobrachys


Asian Smokey (Chilobrachys dyscolus "blue")
1/2", $35 each
This beautiful yet aggressive Chilobrachys species from South Vietnam, is a smokey grey with blue legs as adults. Rare in the tarantula hobby, these need deep substrate for burrowing, and kept semi-moist. These get big, reaching 7" as adults! Hatched in the U.S by Chad Campbell! Don't pass em up!!

Citharacanthus

Citharischius

Coremiocnemis

Cyclosternum

Peruvian Peach Collared
Peruvian Peach Collared


Peruvian Peach Collared (Cyclosternum sp. "machala")
1/2", $38 each, Just Hatched At Swift's!!
These beautiful and colorful tarantula from Peru and Ecuador are truly rare finds. The tarsus and metatarsus of this tarantula has a cream colored dash on leg1 and leg2, much in reminisant of the orange dash on P.irminia. Femurs are a deep blue, seen best after a fresh molt. The carapace is incircled with a peach to copper colored setae. Reaching 5" as adults!! Don't pass them up!!

Cyriocosmus

Rio Branco Dwarf


Rio Branco Dwarf (Cyriocosmus bertae)
1/4", $35 each
Rare in the U.S. as captive bred, This awesome dwarf species from the Rio Branco region of Peru, are a bit larger than other species in the genus Cyriocosmus! From patella to tarsus they have a light tan colored leg, with black femurs, carapace, and abdomen, with a beautiful golden mirror patch on the abdomen in the traditional "heart" shape. Reaching 3" as adults, Don't let these little wonders slip away!!

Cyriopagopus

Cyrtopholis

Puerto Rican Pygmy


Puerto Rican Pygmy (Cyrtopholis portoricae)
1/4", $10 each
Small, but vicious! Two toned brown and black, with a bit of striping on "knees". Look like a miniature L. striatus, "kinda"! Neat little buggers! Reaching 4". Hatched in the U.S. by Sue Anderson!

Puerto Rican Pygmy


Puerto Rican Pygmy (Cyrtopholis portoricae)
3.5", MATURE MALE, $39 each
Small, but vicious! Two toned brown and black, with a bit of striping on "knees". Look like a miniature L. striatus, "kinda"! Neat little buggers! Reaching 4". Molted out Feb. 22nd, get him while he's fresh!

Encyocratella

Ephebopus

Euathlus

Chilean Black


Chilean Black (Euathlus sp. "black")
4", MATURE MALE, $85 each
These came into a shipment a few years back when Chilean species were coming in with many undescribed species. These came in as Euathlus sp. "black". Although the photo is of a mature male, females were stockier and a gun metal black overall. Very rare, and maybe the last time you'll see these available for awhile. So if your one of the lucky breeders out there that have females of these, nows your chance to pair them up!!

Eucratoscelus

Eupalaestrus

Grammostola

Brazilian Black


Brazilian Black (Grammostola pulchra)
4", INMATURE MALE $125 each
This Brazilian black beauty is one of the most sought after species in the hobby today! Solid shimmering black, and gentle as a kitten! Not often produced in captivity, these have been quite rare in recent years, until just recently. Reaching 6" as adults, Don't wait too long on these!!


Chaco Golden Knee (Grammostola pulchripes)
1/2", $20 each
This fantastic species from Argentina made its appearance a decade ago when it was sent in Paraguayan shipments, labeled as E. campestratus. Awesome pet species and all around beautiful spiders, these babies have it all! Beautiful, Gentle, and Large! Dark background coloration with golden striping on patella, and reaching 8" as adults!!

Chilean Red Rose


Chilean Red Rose (Grammostola rosea)
1/2", $25 each
This beautiful Chilean species has had much contriversy over it's scientific name, and has been known as the "Red Phase Rose". Overall reddish setae with a bright shiney pink carapace. Reaching 5"+ as adults!!

Chilean Rose


Chilean Rose (Grammostola rosea)
1", $20 each

This beautiful species has been very popular and is a fantastic "pet"! Shiny pinkish carapace, with an overall grey to silver setae covering legs and abdomen. Sweet disposition, easy to keep and inexpensive!

Haploclastus

Haplopelma


Vietnamese Tiger (Haplopelma vonwirthi)
1", $30 each

This beautiful Asian terrestrial has an overall smoke-grey coloration with cheveron markings on the abdomen. From the genus Haplopelma, it is a deep burrower. Much substrate is recommended. These require higher humidity, but good ventilation is a must also. Though secretive, this spider has an attitude and can be really quick when disturbed. It would not be good advice to handle these. These will bite. Reaching in excess of 5", they are beautiful, and affordable!

Hapalopus

Columbian Pumpkin Patch


Columbian Pumpkin Patch (Hapalopus sp. "Pumpkin Patch")
1/4", $20 each
Wow! Very colorful drawf species! This beautiful little Columbian species has been produced in the U.S. with some regularity! Gold, orange and black, with an orange spotted abdomen! Babies are tiny, but grow quick! reaching 4" as adults, for the serious dwarf tarantula lover!!
Photo Courtesy of Robert Bainter.

Heteroscodra

Ornamental Baboon


Ornamental Baboon (Heteroscodra maculata)
1/2", $15 each
Also known as the Togo Starburst Baboon, this fantastic African arboreal is quite secretive, but once out in the open, can be seen in all it's glory! Grey, white, and black coloration in a very cryptic pattern. Aggressive, reaching 5"-6"...unique species!

Heterothele

Holothele

Homoeomma

Homoeomma sp.blue


Peruvian Blue Zebra (Homoeomma sp."blue")
2"+, $89 each, First Time Hatched in the U.S!!
Much confusion surrounds this beautiful Peruvian beauty, because it has some similar looking species that it gets mistaken for, such as E. pulcherrimaklassi, or Thrixopelma cyaneum. Overall blueish green coloration with light orange to reddish leg striping. Reaching 5" as adults, limited quantities available! Produced for the first time in the U.S. by breeder Robert Bainter!!

Hysterocrates

Cameroon Red


Cameroon Red (Hysterocrates gigas)
2" $39 each
Rustic red to dark Coffee brown, these aggressive African terrestrials are very moisture dependent and can actually swim! Large, reaching 8"! Limited supply, grab them before their gone!!

Idiothele

Ischnocolinae

Iridopelma

Ribbed Treespider


Ribbed Treespider (Iridopelma hirsutum)
1/2", $32 each
This RARE Brazilian arboreal is spectacular, with fuzzy grey to tan tipped setae on legs, and neat "ribbed" markings on their reddish orange abdomens! As babies they start out an overall blueish-grey color on the legs, a turquiose green covers the carapace, with a faint cinnamon red color covering the abdomenal region.These are fiesty little arboreals, that don't fear much! Small, reaching 4.5" as adults! Grab 'em, or their gone!

Kochiana

Brazilian Dwarf Pinkleg

Brazilian Dwarf Pinkleg (Kochiana brunnipes)
1.5", $59 each, RARE!!
This beautiful little rainforest species is quite rare in the U.S. hobby, and represents the only species in the genus Kochiana. As young, they have brilliant pink legs from tarsus to patella, with dark almost black femurs, carapace and abdomen. A heart shaped mirror patch is also present on the abdomen. Color fades some as adults, but still has a pale pinkish look to the legs. Being that this is a dwarf species, babies start out quite small at only 1/8", but are quite hardy, and will take fruit flies, small mealworms, and newborn crickets. These will scavenge feed, so they will accept slightly larger baby crickets that are pre killed. Reaching 3"+ as adults, these were hatched in the U.S. by breeder Ron Emilio! Very cool little species, don't pass 'em up!

Lampropelma

Borneo Black

Borneo Black (Lampropelma sp. "Borneo Black")
1", $45 each
These giant arboreal beauties from Borneo, are very black as adults, with faint "tiger" markings on the abdomen. Wide femoral fringes similar to Lampropelma violaceopes. Very large, reaching 9" in legspan! Secretive in nature, this species does best when allowed to burrow into deep substrate, plus given enough height for climbing. Very impressive spider!!

Lasiodora

Fiery Redrump


Fiery Redrump (Lasiodora difficilis)
1.5", $35 each
This beautiful Brazilian species is similar to L. parahybana, but has far brighter red setae on the abdomen. These only recently have been in abundance in the U.S., and are still quite a rare species. Nice looking terrestrial, they can get quite large, in excess of 8".

Brazilian Salmon


Brazilian Salmon (Lasiodora parahybana)
2", $39 each
Huge monstrous terrestrial that rivals T. blondi in size, but much more affordable. Heavy bodies, black to grayish in color with pink-tipped hairs, these awesome spiders are very undemanding in husbandry being so very easy to keep. Reaching up to 10" in legspan, don't miss out on these "Big,uns"!

Lasiodorides

Peruvian Whiteleg


Peruvian Whiteleg (Lasiodorides polycuspulatus)
4", INMATURE MALE, $125 each
Rare species from Peru, also commonly called Peruvian Blonde, L. polycuspulatus is a beautiful spider with a dark background color, and as adults their legs from patella down fade to a lighter coloration. Not too many places to get this species, so don't pass them up!!

Lyrognathus

Maraca

Brazilian Redhead


Brazilian Redhead (Maraca cabocla)
2"+, $69 each
Fantastic looking Brazilian species formerly in the genus Iracema, M. cabacola is still quite rare in U.S. collections. Jet black legs and abdomen, with bright red to a pumpkin orange colored carapace that has pinkish highlights in adults. Gentle disposition, reaching 4" - 5" in legspan as adults! This batch represents the first captive breeding of this species in the U.S. by breeder Joe Rossi!
Photo Courtesy of Anastasia Haroldsen.

Megaphobema

Metriopelma

Monocentropus

Nhandu

Brazilian Red

Brazilian Red (Nhandu carapoensis)
2", $45 each

From Brazil and Paraguay, dark to black background color with whispy red setae covering the entire body. Very "fuzzy" in appearence. A tad on the aggressive side, but such a beauty! Reaches 6" in legspan as adults!!

Brazilian Black and White


Brazilian Black and White (Nhandu coloratovillosus)
1"+, $35 each
New species to the US hobby in late '98, adults are still quite hard to obtain. They are fuzzy as adults with black and white banding on leg segments, with pink tipped setae...real sweet looking, but are aggressive! Can reach 6.5" in leg span and grow like weeds!!

Oligoxystre

Brazilian Rainbow Dwarf


Brazilian Rainbow Dwarf (Oligoxystre diamantinensis)
1", $95 each, RARE!
Beautiful species from Brazil that was recently discovered in 2009. Comparable in color to C. cyaneopubescens (Greenbottle Blue), this species is actually a dwarf reaching just over 3" as adults. Their color is amazing, blue, green, and red! These are best kept a bit drier as adults, hatched out in the U.S. by breeder Jason Newland! Limited supply, don't let them crawl away!!
Photo Courtesy of Anastasia Haroldsen.

Orphnaecus

Orphnaecus philippinus


Filipino Orange (Orphnaecus philippinus)
1/2", $32 each
This fantastic and rare species from the Philippines, has a beautiful light orange coloration overall. Slender build, streamline and leggy they like to dig, so this species needs deep substrate for burrowing. Recently moved from the genus Selenobrachys. Hatched in the U.S. by Chris Allen!! Reaching 5" - 6" as adults. Be sure to read our article on breeding this fantastic spider in E & A's Invertebrates Magazine!!Don't pass them up!

Panay Island Blue


Panay Island Blue (Orphnaecus sp."blue")
1"+, $49 each, First U.S. Hatching!!
From the island of Panay, Philippines, comes a fantastic arboreal fairly new to the hobby!! Golden brown as adults with light blue highlights!! Hatched for the first time in the U.S. by breeder Chad Campbell! Reaching 3" - 4" as adults, Don't let this awesome asian slip away!!
Photo Courtesy of Chad Campbell.

Ornithoctoninae

Ornithoctonus

Pamphobeteus


Columbian Giant (Pamphobeteus fortis)
3", $79 each RARE!
This beautiful Columbian Pamphobeteus species is an overall coffee brown in color, with a golden to pinkish star covering the carapace, and long reddish hairs on abdomen. Reaching in excess of 8" legspan, you don't see these much available in the U.S. market. This batch was hatched here in the U.S. by breeder Anastasia Haroldsen!! Don't let this rare Pampho slip away!!

Paraphysa

Chilean Gold
Chilean Gold


Chilean Gold (Paraphysa parvula)
3/4", $30 each, Hatched At Swift's!!
Fantastic little Chilean species that has alot of reddish to golden setae on legs and abdomen. A gold hue to the carapace with a shiny mirror patch on the abdomen. Rarely hatched in the U.S., this gentle species reaching 4" as adults! These are sweet!!

Chilean Copper


Chilean Copper (Paraphysa scrofa)
3/4", $30 each
Fantastic little Chilean species that has alot of orange and red setae on legs and abdomen. Pinkish hue to the carapace with a shiny mirror patch on the abdomen. Gentle species, reaching 4" as adults, these are sweet!!

Pelinobius

Phlogiellus

Philippine Dwarf

Philippine Dwarf (Phlogiellus baeri)
1"+, $49 each, RARE!!
This awesome little dwarf species is widespread throughout the Philippines. Brown to grey overall coloration, these little diggers are fun to observe with their burrows and webbed retreats to scoot in and out. They can move quick, but are not particularly aggressive. Keep these on the moist side. Being that this is a dwarf species, babies start out quite small at only 1/4", but are quite hardy, and will take fruit flies, small mealworms, and newborn crickets. These will scavenge feed, so they will accept slightly larger baby crickets that are pre killed. Reaching 2"+ as adults, these were hatched in the U.S. by breeder Chris Allen! Very cool little species, don't pass 'em up!
Photo Courtesy of Chris Allen.
Philippine Dwarf

Philippine Dwarf (Phlogiellus baeri)
1"+, MATURE MALE, $49 each
This awesome little dwarf species is widespread throughout the Philippines. Brown to grey overall coloration, these little diggers are fun to observe with their burrows and webbed retreats to scoot in and out. They can move quick, but are not particularly aggressive. Keep these on the moist side. Being that this is a dwarf species, babies start out quite small at only 1/4", but are quite hardy, and will take fruit flies, small mealworms, and newborn crickets. These will scavenge feed, so they will accept slightly larger baby crickets that are pre killed. Reaching 2"+ as adults, these were hatched in the U.S. by breeder Chris Allen! Very cool little species, don't pass 'em up!
Photo Courtesy of Chris Allen.

Phlogius

Phormictopus



Haitian Brown (Phormictopus cancerides)
2" $45 each, Hatched at Swift's!!

From the West Indies to Brazil, this carribean beauty gets quite large reaching 8"+ as adults!!. They have a beautiful purplish to bronze pattern on the carapace and femurs! Babies are beautiful blue! Although the common name suggests these are just a brown spider, these are anything but just brown, with mature males molting into a vibrant purple!! Neat species, don't let them get away!!

Poecilotheria

Bengal Spotted Ornamental


Bengal Spotted Ornamental (Poecilotheria miranda)
3/4", $45 each
From North West India, this unique "pokie" has light banding that breaks up into a spotted pattern on the abdomen. Purple highlights are seen on much of the spiders legs, giving this animal the ultimate in color, and pattern. Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Ben Hartloff!! Don't pass them up!

Mysore Ornamental


Mysore Ornamental (Poecilotheria striata)
2", $45 each
This beautiful Southern Indian treespiders are found in monsoon forests, and resemble P. regalis. Some differences are obvious like the absence of the pale abdomenal band, and the yellow on the anterior legs are more orangish. They have a yellowish glow overall. Reaching 7" as adults!! Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Ben Hartloff!!
Ivory Ornamental

Ivory Ornamental (Poecilotheria subfusca "highland")
1", $39 each
From the beautiful monsoon forests of Sri Lanka, comes the "highland" form of one of the most sought after "Pokie's" in the hobby today! The looks of P. subfusca are set far apart from other Poecilotheria from the amount of rich black tones to their cryptic pattern. A must have in any collection! These beauties were produced in the U.S. by Michael Jacobi! Don't pass em up!....they won't last!!!

Psalmopoeus

Venezuelan Suntiger

Venezuelan Suntiger (Psalmopoeus irminia)
3/4", $25 each
Fantastic arboreal! These jet black "Tree Panthers", are one of the most desirable tarantulas in the hobby! With strikeing bright orange "Lightening Bolts", on their metatarsus, and also a patch on their tarsus. No urticating hairs on these new worlders, but fully make up their defense with attitude, so they are not good for handling. Reaching 5"-6" as adults, these are true beauties! Limited supply, don't wait on these!

Pseudhapalopus

Panama Chestnut


Panama Chestnut (Pseudhapalopus sp. "panama")
1"+, $35 each, NEW!!
New species from Panama and Costa Rica, Panama Chestnut's have dark legs overall, with a light rust colored carapace. Some have a slight "v" shaped marking covering eye cluster. Smaller species, reaching 4" as adults, don't pass these guys up!


Columbian Salmon (Pseudhapalopus spinulopalpus)
1", $49 each, First U.S. Hatching!!
This beautiful Columbian tarantula has an overall dark background color with faint salmon pink setae sprinkled overall. Reaching 4" as adults, these were hatched in the U.S. for the first time by breeder Tom Patterson!!
Photo Courtesy of Tom Patterson.

Pterinochilus

Usambar Orange Baboon

Usambar Orange Baboon (Pterinochilus murinus)
3", $45 each
From the Usambara Mountains of Kenya, and Tanzania, this spider is very orange, very fast, and very aggressive! P. murinus has been very popular in the hobby for nearly 20 yrs. due to it's increadable orange coloration, it's availability, ease of husbandry demands, and shear animated aggression! Due to this popularity, hobbyists have dubbed these "OBT's", standing for "Orange Bitey Thing". Reaching 5.5" as adults. Awesome arachnid!!

Selenobrachys

Selenocosmia

Borneo Rust


Borneo Rust (Selenocosmia obscura)
1/2" $39 each

Beautiful little species from Borneo! Overall brown to rust in coloration, with thin, light cream colored banding on each leg section. Deep burrowers and heavy webbers, these were produced in the U.S. by breeder Chris Allen! Reaching 3"+, limited supply, get them while their hot!!
Photo Courtesy of Chris Allen.

Selenotholus

Selenotypus

Sericopelma

Stromatopelma

Featherleg Baboon


Featherleg Baboon (Stromatopelma calceatum)
1", $32 each
One of the very few African arboreals that are available in the hobby, these beauties are very agile arboreals that have a nice overall cryptic pattern of greys, golds, and blacks, with some reddish hairs visible. Have been known to have more than average potency to their venom, so caution is advised. These have been quite rare in recent years, so it sure is a pleasure to offer them again! Reach 6"+ as adults! Don't pass em up!!

Tapinauchenius

Mahogany Treespider
Mahogany Treespider


Mahogany Treespider (Tapinauchenius plumipes)
2", $39 each, Hatched At Swift's!!
Fairly rare in the hobby, this beautiful species from French Guiana are also very quick! Shiny purple sheen on legs with greenish carapace as adults! Reaching 4"+ as adults! Don't let them slip away!!

Thrigmopoeus

Thrixopelma

T. ockerti
T. ockerti


Peruvian Pink Rump (Thrixopelma ockerti)
3", $89 each, Hatched at Swift's!!
Beautiful and quite rare as spiderlings in the U.S. hobby, T. ockerti is an awesome Peruvian arboreal, that many confused it as being terrestrial, because of the genus Thrixopelma. Overall dark green, with bright pink abdomenal setae! This particular species is very special to me, and this hatching represents Swift's Invertebrates 100th successfully hatched tarantula species! Reaching 6" as adults, Don't pass on this fantastic spider!

Theraphosa

Vitalius

Argentine Striped Knee


Argentine Striped Knee (Vitalius paranaensis)
1"+, $39 each, RARE!
Beautiful species from Argentina and Brazil, V. paranaensis is an overall dark brownish color with black femurs and light leg striping on patella and tibia. Very rare in the hobby, and this batch represents the first hatching in the U.S. of this species by breeder Tom Patterson!!
Photo Courtesy of Tom Patterson.

Amazon Striped Knee


Amazon Striped Knee (Vitalius vellutinus)
3", $79 each, RARE
Awesome species from Brazil, V. vellutinus is an overall brownish color with dark femurs and light leg striping on patella and tibia. Very rare in the hobby, and this batch represents the first hatching in the U.S. of this species by breeder Bryan Ollerich of Michigan!!

Xenesthis

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