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

Giant White Knee



Giant White Knee (Acanthoscurria geniculata)
1/4", $20 each
From the northern region of Santarem, Brazil, comes this fantastic terrestrial beauty! Dark, almost black, with red setae on the abdomen and thick white bands on each leg segment, but quite prominent on patella. Although they can be aggressive at times, many consider these gentle enough to handle, which adds to this spiders appeal. Reaches an 8" legspan as adults! Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Ben Hartloff!! Don't let them get away!!

Mexican Redrump



Mexican Redrump (Brachypelma vagans)
5", MATURE MALE $65 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! This male matured 12/14/13, so get him while he's still around! These are all around a great spider!!

Sumatran Tiger



Sumatran Tiger (Cyriopagopus sp."Sumatra")
3/4", $80 each
From the lush Indonesian island of Sumatra, comes one of the largest arboreal tarantulas in the world! The Sumatran Tiger is jet black with "tiger" banding abdomenal markings, and an increabale legspan reaching up to 10"!! Produced in the U.S. by breeder Chris Allen! Don't let this rare arboreal species get away!!
Photo Courtesy of Jason Newland.

Brazilian Salmon



Brazilian Salmon (Lasiodora parahybana)
8", MATURE MALE $95 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. This male matured on 3/8/14, so he's ready to go! Reaching up to 10" in legspan, don't miss out on these "Big,uns"!

Chilean Copper



Chilean Copper (Paraphysa scrofa)
1/4", $20 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!!

Sri Lankan Ornamental



Sri-Lankan Ornamental (Poecilotheria fasciata)
5.5", MATURE MALE $95 each

From the monsoon forests of Sri-Lanka, these awesome arboreals are similar in coloration as P. regalis, only are absent of the pale abdomenal band, and have more purpleish highlights on carapace. Matured 2/20/14, so get him while he's fresh! Never a disapointment with these!
Ivory Ornamental


Ivory Ornamental (Poecilotheria subfusca "lowland")
3/4", $55 each
From the beautiful monsoon forests of Sri Lanka, comes the "lowland" 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! Don't pass em up!

Price List Arranged in Alphabetical Order by Scientific Name

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Acanthoscurria


Antilles Pink Patch (Acanthoscurria antillensis)
4.5", MATURE MALE $95 each
This rare and beautiful island species, inhabits the West Indies, and is a true find! They are a rich olive-brown overall color with pale pink patches on their carapace! Some leg stripeing, these are awesome! These are hard to find, so if you have a female, this could be a great breeding project!! Won't last long!

Brazilian White Banded


Brazilian White Banded (Acanthoscurria brocklehursti)
1/2", $25 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 Salmon (Acanthoscurria chacoana)
4", INMATURE MALE $80 each
This beautiful Bolivian terrestrial is grayish to black with reddish to pink overall setae. Faint striping on legs, that are more bold at first molt. Nice size at 6" and bulky as adults. Very nice looking spider, but is a bit on the aggressive side. These are really underated!!

Giant White Knee


Giant White Knee (Acanthoscurria geniculata)
1.5", $40 each
From the northern region of Santarem, Brazil, comes this fantastic terrestrial beauty! Dark, almost black, with red setae on the abdomen and thick white bands on each leg segment, but quite prominent on patella. Although they can be aggressive at times, many consider these gentle enough to handle, which adds to this spiders appeal. Reaches an 8" legspan as adults! Hatched in the U.S. by Jose Berrios of Exoskeleton Invertebrates!! Don't let them get away!!


Bolivian Orange Striped Knee (Acanthoscurria insubtilis)
1.5", $50 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!!


Brazilian Orange Banded (Acanthoscurria juruenicola)
2" $60 each, 1st U.S Hatching!!
From the pampas plains of Matto Grosso, S. Brazil, this rare Acanthoscurria species is an overall black with light orange to cream colored banding at the base of each leg segment, and a slight reddish setae covering legs and abdomen. These are truly rare in collections in the U.S., and can be aggressive. Reaching 6" as adults!! Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Bryan Ollerich of Michigan!!


Argentina Giant Black Rump (Acanthoscurria sternalis)
4"+, INMATURE MALE $95 each
This rare Acanthoscurria species was fairly new to the hobby in the early 2000's, although was first discovered by Pocock in 1903. Found in Argentina, and Brazil , they are overall cinnimon to dark brown coloration, with a black to dark brown abdomen and covered in long whispy reddish setae. Reaching 6" as adults, Don't let this rare male slip away!!

Aphonopelma

Texas Tan


Texas Tan (Aphonopelma anax)
1/4", $5 each
Great looking U.S. species, which is not done justice by it's common name. This desert species has black legs, tannish brown carapace, and reddish abdomenal hairs, and is very easy to keep. Reaching 4.5" - 5" as adults, some have been known to be docile, they are quite a sweet little specimen!!

Oklahoma Brown


Oklahoma Brown (Aphonopelma hentzi)
1/4", $5 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!!

Augacephalus

Avicularia

Goliath Pinktoe


Goliath Pinktoe (Avicularia braunshauseni)
1/2", $40 each, RARE!!
Big beautiful pinktoed tarantula from Brazil, A. braunshauseni is considered by some to be the largest of the genus Avicularia! Similar in coloration to A. avicularia, yet these have much more reddish setae on the abdomen and back legs. Also, A. braunshauseni gets so much bigger, and can be a bit more aggressive than A. avicularia. Not often seen on dealers lists, this batch was hatched in the U.S. by breeder Ben Hartloff! Reaching up to 7" as adults!! Very cool species!!
Puerto Rican Pinktoe
Puerto Rican Pinktoe

Puerto Rican Pinktoe (Avicularia laeta)
1", $50 each
This beautiful Puerto Rican arboreal species is fairly rare in the hobby. As babies they are a striking navy blue color overall which fades into smooth golden brown as adults! This metropolitan species can be quite aggressive unlike most know Avicularia in the hobby. Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Joseph Hill!! Reaches 4" as adults! Very cool spider, won't last long!!

Bonnetina

Brachypelma

Costa Rican Red


Costa Rican Red (Brachypelma angustum)
5", MATURE MALE $45 each!!

Not often available, these little Brachys are a bit feisty! Similar to B. vagans, but much smaller, and with more red "hairs" on back legs, giving them a look of their own. Easy to keep, reaching 5"! This male molted on Jan 4th 2014, so get him while he's fresh!!

Honduran Curly Hair


Honduran Curlyhair (Brachypelma albopilosum)
1"+, $20 each
Honduran Curlyhair's are a great pet species, and like it's common name suggests, these have extremely fuzzy golden brown setae covering the legs, making this spider appear bulky. Reaching 5"-6" as adults!! A true hobby icon!

Honduran Curly Hair


Honduran Curlyhair (Brachypelma albopilosum)
3/4", $15 each
Honduran Curlyhair's are a great pet species, and like it's common name suggests, these have extremely fuzzy golden brown setae covering the legs, making this spider appear bulky. Reaching 5"-6" as adults!! A true hobby icon!

Honduran Curly Hair


Honduran Curlyhair (Brachypelma albopilosum)
1/4", $5 each
Honduran Curlyhair's are a great pet species, and like it's common name suggests, these have extremely fuzzy golden brown setae covering the legs, making this spider appear bulky. Reaching 5"-6" as adults!! Hatched out by breeder Bart Arney!! A true hobby icon!!

Mexican Fireleg



Mexican Fireleg (Brachypelma boehmei)
2", $80 each
This is one of my favorite Brachys, and although a bit more nervous than a few other popular Mexican species, they make up for that in color. Pumpkin orange carapace, black femurs, with bright reddish orange legs to tarsus! Easy to keep and raise, sporadically available. Wonderful spider!

Mexican Redknee


Mexican Redknee (Brachypelma smithi)
1/2", $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 5.5" as adults. 4 **** on these! Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Bill Dewhirst!

Ceratogyrus

Chilobrachys


Chinese Fawn (Chilobrachys sp. "guangxiensis")
1.5", $30 each
Beautiful Chilobrachys species from South West China, that are overall brownish gray, and very sleek! Similar to the Asian Fawn (C. huahini), only these are darker than the more "golden" Asian Fawn. Aggressive, reaching 6" - 7" as adults!...Neat spider!

Chromatopelma

Venezuelan Green Bottle Blue


Venezuelan Green Bottle Blue (Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens)
1/2", $40 each
From the cactus filled scrublands of Paraguana, Northern Venezuela, comes one of the most beautiful tarantulas in the world. The Venezuelan Green Bottle Blue (C. cyaneopubescens Schmidt 1995), is a true walking rainbow, with dark blue legs and chelicerae, bright orange abdomonal setae, with a metallic green chephalothorax. Under ideal lighting, these colors can be very intense, which gives this spider much attention by tarantula hobbyists. Reaching 5"+ as adults, Keep on the drier side, toughest thing since an "Usambara"! Hatched in the U.S. by Ben Hartloff!!

Citharacanthus

Citharischius

Coremiocnemis

Cyclosternum

Peruvian Peach Collared


Peruvian Peach Collared (Cyclosternum sp. "machala")
3", INMATURE FEMALE $95 each
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 this rare breeding opportunity!!

Peruvian Peach Collared


Peruvian Peach Collared (Cyclosternum sp. "machala")
4", MATURE MALE $50 each
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. Males look quite different as you can see by the photo, with alot of gold highlights! Reaching 5" as adults!! Don't pass this rare breeding opportunity!!

Cyriocosmus

Peruvian Black & White Dwarf


Peruvian Black & White Dwarf (Cyriocosmus ritae)
1/2", $30 each
Rare in the U.S. as captive bred, This awesome dwarf species from Peru, and Brazil, are a bit larger than other species in the genus Cyriocosmus! Black and white banded legs, two-toned carapace, and "tiger" type markings on the sides of the abdomen. Beautiful golden mirror patch on the abdomen in the traditional "heart" shape. Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Chris Allen!! Reaching 2"+ as adults, Don't let these little wonders slip away!!

Cyriopagopus

Cyrtopholis

Puerto Rican Pygmy


Puerto Rican Pygmy (Cyrtopholis portoricae)
2.5", $50 each, Hatched at Swift's!!
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".

Encyocratella

Ephebopus

French Guianan Bluefang
French Guianan Bluefang


French Guianan Bluefang (Ephebopus cyanognathus)
1", $50 each
WOW!! Ephebopus cyanognathus is a beautiful tarantula from the lush coastal country of French Guiana, South America. These beautiful terrestrials as spiderlings are very colorful! Blue chelicerae, shimmering emerald green abdomen, with pinkish legs with black "boots" tarsus. When spiderlings, they have a bright orange band at the base of each tarsal segment, that catches the eye quickly. As adults their overall background color turns to a light reddish brown with dark femurs. At the base of the patella on each leg, there is a bold yellow band. The color of the chelicerae on adults turn to a faint purple. Reaching 4"+ as adults, don't pass up these hard to find gems!!

Euathlus

Chilean Blue Femur


Chilean Blue Femur (Euathlus sp. "blue")
1.5", RARE $85 each
Beautiful, and colorful species from the coastal lowlands of Central Chile! Once these reach around the 3" mark, the colors are spectacular! Blue femurs, golden to greenish carapace, with reddish addomenal setae! Slow growers, but worth the wait! Reaching 4" as adults, these are limited, so don't wait too long on these!!
Photo Courtesy of Anastasia Haroldsen.

Euathlus sp.yellow
Euathlus sp. yellow


Chilean Yellow (Euathlus sp. "yellow")
1", $35 each, Hatched at Swift's!!
Not often available, this Chilean species has an overall yellowish to orange setae on a darker background color with a slight "mirror patch". Confusion on the identity of this species still exsists because coloration can vary, and specimens sold as Euathlus sp. "orange", 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!

Eucratoscelus

Eupalaestrus

Pink Zebra Beauty

Pink Zebra Beauty (Eupalaestrus campestratus)
1/4", $20 each
This beautiful species is found in Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina. It has a distinct striping on the knees and a pinkish color to the abdomenal hairs when older. Very docile and easy to care for, these are considered one of the best "pet" species available in the hobby today. These have been a bit scarce lately, hatched in the U.S. by breeder Anastasia Haroldsen!!
Pink Zebra Beauty

Pink Zebra Beauty (Eupalaestrus campestratus)
1", $30 each
This beautiful species is found in Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina. It has a distinct striping on the knees and a pinkish color to the abdomenal hairs when older. Very docile and easy to care for, these are considered one of the best "pet" species available in the hobby today. Don't pass em up!!

Grammostola

Paraguay Silver


Paraguay Silver (Grammostola sp. "formosa")
4", INMATURE MALE $95 each
This beautiful rare species from Paraguay, is very similar to G. pulchra, yet has silver to white tipped setae covering it's entire body. It's base color is black, and these are fairly gentle! Don't pass up an opportunity to breed this rare gem!!


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 Rose


Chilean Rose (Grammostola rosea)
1/2", $7 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 longipes)
3"-4" $45 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!

Hapolopus

Columbian Pumpkin Patch


Columbian Pumpkin Patch (Hapolopus sp. "Pumpkin Patch")
1", $50 each, RARE!
Wow! Very colorful drawf species! This beautiful little Columbian species has only been produced in the U.S. a few times, this year only! Gold, orange and black, with an orange spotted abdomen! Babies are tiny, but grow quick! reaching 3" as adults, for the serious dwarf tarantula lover!!
Photo Courtesy of Robert Bainter.

Dwarf Columbian Pumpkin Patch


Dwarf Columbian Pumpkin Patch (Hapolopus sp. "Columbian Small")
1/2", $60 each, First U.S. Hatching!!
Beautiful "true" dwarf species! Similar in coloration to the Columbian Pumpkin Patch (Hapolopus sp. "Pumkin Patch") yet these don't get much larger than 2" as adults!! Gold, orange and black, with an orange spotted abdomen! Babies are tiny, but grow quick! Hatched for the first time in the U.S. by breeder Joe Rossi!! A dwarf lovers dream!!
Photo Courtesy of Joe Rossi.

Heteroscodra

Heterothele


Tanzanian Chestnut (Heterothele villosella )
1/2", $32 each, RARE!
Fantastic species from Tanzania, that is dark overall with golden to greenish coloration upon their carapace, with a nice abdomenal pattern. Small species that is quite the "webber". Reaching 3" - 4" as adults! Very rare as C.B. babies!!.....Don't let them crawl away!!

Holothele

Homoeomma

Homoeomma sp.blue


Peruvian Blue Zebra (Homoeomma sp."blue")
1.5", $75 each, RARE! 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!!
Photo Courtesy of Robert Bainter.

Hysterocrates

Cameroon Red


Cameroon Red (Hysterocrates gigas)
1" $25 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

Iridopelma

Kochiana

Brazilian Dwarf Pinkleg

Brazilian Dwarf Pinkleg (Kochiana brunnipes)
1/2", $35 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

Sangihe Island Black

Sangihe Island Black (Lampropelma nigerrimum)
1.5", $65 each
From the Island of Sangihe that lies to the northeast of Sulawesi, Indonesia, comes a rare and beautiful arboreal tarantula! These giant arboreal beauties are mostly black as adults, yet a bluish-purple hue can be seen in the right light! Wide femoral fringes similar to Lampropelma violaceopes. Very large, reaching 7" 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!! Hatched in the U.S. by Chris Allen!!
Photo Courtesy of Anastasia Haroldsen.
Singapore Blue

Singapore Blue (Lampropelma violaceopes)
1"+, $55 each
These giant arboreal beauties from Singapore, are very popular in the tarantula hobby. Deep cobalt blue, and 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. Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Rick Blauman!! Very impressive spider!!

Lasiodora

Fiery Redrump


Fiery Redrump (Lasiodora difficilis)
1"+, $25 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)
1/2", $10 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. Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Anastasia Haroldsen!! Reaching up to 10" in legspan, don't miss out on these "Big,uns"!

Brazilian Salmon


Brazilian Salmon (Lasiodora parahybana)
1"+, $30 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"!

Lyrognathus

Indian Stout Leg


Indian Stout Leg (Lyrognathus crotalus)
1"+, $75 each, First U.S. Hatching!!
This awesome burrowing species from India, is truly a rare find! Although these have been in the states, they have never been in large numbers, and finding males has been problematic. Dark brown to black in overall color, with thickened back legs! Reaching 4"- 5" as adults! First time produced in the U.S. by breeder Chris Allen! Don't let this rare terrestrial species get away!!

Maraca

Brazilian Redhead


Brazilian Redhead (Maraca cabocla)
1"+, $65 each, RARE!
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

Metriopelma sp.
Metriopelma sp.

Venezuelan Orange (Metriopelma sp. "Barinas")
3", MATURE MALE $45 each RARE
This Venezuela Metriopelma species is very rare in the hobby! Sandy brown to orangish overall for females, males are dark and spindley, and sexual dimorphism can be seen in the photos. Reaching 4" as adults! Don't let this rare male go to waste!!

Monocentropus


Socotra Island Blueleg Baboon (Monocentropus balfouri)
3", INMATURE MALE $150 each

Off the coast of the "Horn of Africa", in Yemen, lies the island of Socotra. This alien like place with it's bizzare Dragonís Blood Trees (Dracaena cinnabari), and a large number of endemic species of flora and fauna, comes one of the most beautiful and coveted tarantulas in todays market, the Socotra Island Blueleg Baboon (Monocentropus balfouri). This fantastic looking species has a light grey carapace, golden brown femurs and abdomenal setae, and deep dark navy blue legs from patella to tarsus. Because of the region these are from, they do not require high moisture levels, so these do best kept on the drier side. Not as aggressive as other old world terrestrials, these seem to cohabitate to some degree. Reaching 5" in legspan as adults, these are limited, so get these why you can....you won't regret it!!

Nhandu

Brazilian Red

Brazilian Red (Nhandu carapoensis)
1"+, $40 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!!

Oligoxystre

Orphnaecus

Ornithoctoninae

Ornithoctonus


Koh Samui Island Dwarf (Ornithoctonus sp."Koh samui")
3.5", MATURE MALE $75 each, VERY RARE!!

This very rare and beautiful species is from the island of Koh Samui off the coast of Thailand. Jet black in color resebeling O. aureotibialis, yet a true dwarf only reaching 4"-5" as adults. Thought to be endangered in the wild, and is believed that the entire original collecting sites have been wiped out to build resorts. A true collector's/breeders dream!!

Pamphobeteus


Columbian Giant (Pamphobeteus fortis)
2", $60 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", $35 each, Just 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!!

Pelinobius

Phlogiellus

Philippine Dwarf

Philippine Dwarf (Phlogiellus baeri)
1/2", $30 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.

Phlogius

Black Whistling Spider

Black Whistling Spider (Phlogius sp. "black/presley")
1"+, $55 each, 1st U.S. Hatching!!
This rare and beautiful Austrailian species is a massive spider, Black Whistling Spiders are a dark smokey-grey to black, and because of their ability to stridulate hissing type sounds when threatened, they are deemed " Whistling Spiders". Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Chris Allen!! Large and aggressive, reaching 7"+ as adults, don't let them slip away!!
Photo Courtesy of Steve Nunn.
Stent's Birdspider

Stent's Whistling Spider (Phlogius sp. "Stent's")
1", $35 each
Massive Austrailian spider, Stent's Whistling Spider (Phlogius sp. "Stent's"), are a shimmering black with blue tones, and because of their ability to stridulate hissing type sounds when threatened, they are deemed " Whistling Spiders". Large and aggressive, these spiders have stronger venom than most tarantulas, so please take precautions so that bites don't occur. Bred in the U.S. by Chris Allen!! Don't let them slip away!!
Photo Courtesy of Chris Allen.

Phormictopus



Haitian Brown (Phormictopus cancerides)
1"+ $40 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

Fringed Ornamental


Fringed Ornamental (Poecilotheria ornata)
1"+, $35 each
One of the largest leg span of all the "Pokies", P. rufilata contending, and largest arboreal tarantula! Olive overall with jet black markings, and thickened femoral fringe. Underneath they sport bright canary yellow along with orange!! These are super fine reaching 9"!!

Ghost Ornamental


Ghost Ornamental (Poecilotheria pederseni)
1"+, $35 each
Nice looking Sri Lankan species that was newly discovered by Kirk in 2001! Although not rare, they still are only frequently available. Nice banding of black and white with a somewhat faded look. Beautiful arboreal, Don't pass them by!


Indian Ornamental (Poecilotheria regalis)
1", $30 each, CLASSIC!
Still one of the most popular tarantulas in the hobby today, these large arboreals have brilliant markings, and make very attractive display animals. Can reach 8"+ in legspan, and are quite bulky for an arboreal. Wild populations of this tarantula are fading fast, along with many other Poecilotheria species, and will inevitably be non existent in the wild all together. Not recommended for handling. These are a definite MUST in any collection, one of the best looking "pokies" still!!

Yellowbacked Ornamental


Yellowbacked Ornamental (Poecilotheria smithi)
1", $75 each, RARE!!
Beautiful Poecilotheria species from Sri Lanka, P. smithi at one time almost disappeared from the hobby, and very few were in private collections. They are slowly making their way back into the hobby because of continuous breeding efforts world wide. Simlar to other Poecilotheria species in pattern, yet has a look all their own with much darker tones similar to P. subfusca. Leg banding past the patella towards the tarsus is faint compared to other species, and has a faint "yellowish" hue dorsally. Hatched in the U.S. by Ben Hartloff!! Fantastic spider, don't let these rare beauties slip away!!
Photo Courtesy of Anastasia Haroldsen.

Mysore Ornamental


Mysore Ornamental (Poecilotheria striata)
1", $30 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!!

Mysore Ornamental


Mysore Ornamental (Poecilotheria striata)
5"+, MATURE MALE $75 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!!

Psalmopoeus

Trinidad Cheveron


Trinidad Cheveron (Psalmopoeus cambridgei)
1"+, $30 each
These Trinidad beauties are a smooth moss green as adults, with orange "lightning Bolts" on the metatarsus, and tarsus, also with nice cheveron markings on the abdomen. Can reach 7", Underrated in the hobby, these are such a good looking spider!!
Venezuelan Suntiger

Venezuelan Suntiger (Psalmopoeus irminia)
1", $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


Columbian Salmon (Pseudhapalopus spinulopalpus)
1", $50 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)
1/2", $10 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". Hatched in the U.S. by breeder Rick Blauman! Reaching 5.5" as adults. Awesome arachnid!!

Usambar Orange Baboon

Usambar Orange Baboon (Pterinochilus murinus)
1"+, $20 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

Selenocosmia effera


Spice Islands Grey (Selenocosmia effera)
1/2", $35 each First time hatched in the U.S.!!
This species is fairly new to the U.S. S. effera are from the Moluccas, also known as the "spice islands". Ranging in coloration of shades of browns to shades of greys with darker femurs. Deep burrowers, keep them on the moist side. Reaching 5" as adults. First time hatched in the U.S. by Chris Allen! Don't pass them up!

Selenotholus

Selenotypus

Sericopelma

Stromatopelma

Featherleg Baboon


Featherleg Baboon (Stromatopelma calceatum)
1/2", $25 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

Violet Treespider


Violet Treespider (Tapinauchenius cupreus)
1.5", $35 each
This rare and beautiful arboreal from Ecuador, has a smooth look similar to other Tapinauchenius species, such as T. violaceus. Shiney violet purple in overall coloration! Fast moving, reaching 4.5" as adults! Limited supply, so get them while you can!!

Orange Treespider


Orange Treespider (Tapinauchenius gigas)
3/4", $30 each
Fairly rare in the hobby, these beautiful arboreals are the largest species in the genus Tapinauchenius, and are a beautiful bright orange, and fast as lightening! Don't pass em up!!

Mahogany Treespider
Mahogany Treespider


Mahogany Treespider (Tapinauchenius plumipes)
1", $25 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!!

Mahogany Treespider


Mahogany Treespider (Tapinauchenius plumipes)
2", $40 each
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!!

Purple Treespider
Purple Treespider


Purple Treespider (Tapinauchenius violaceus)
2", $50 each, Hatched at Swift's!!
From French Guiana and Brazil, T. violaceus is such a pretty spider. Purple coloration covers the legs and abdomen, which is intensified in natural sunlight. The carapace has a purpleish sheen, but also can have a slight metallic green tint to it. These beautiful arboreals can be very quick moving, as with most species in the genus Tapinauchenius. Still fairly rare in the hobby, these can reach 5" as adults!! Don't pass up these colorful wonders!!

Thrigmopoeus

Thrixopelma

T. ockerti
T. ockerti


Peruvian Pink Rump (Thrixopelma ockerti)
2", $60 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!

Chilean Green Velvet


Chilean Green Velvet (Thrixopelma pruriens)
1"+, $40 each,
This small to mid sized Chilean species has an overall greenish-gold hue. Legs are a bit darker, and spindly. Not always available, reaching 4"-5" in legspan, as adults. Very cool and unique!!

Theraphosa

Vitalius

Argentine Striped Knee


Argentine Striped Knee (Vitalius paranaensis)
1", $35 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)
2", $60 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!!
Photo Courtesy of Bryan Ollerich.

Xenesthis

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