July 16, 2010

Chilean Rose Hair Tarantula

Grammostola gala Hairy, scary, spider? The Chilean rose-hair tarantula is a large tarantula that can grow to 5 inches long with legs extended. After reaching adulthood, males are generally slimmer with longer legs, while females remain stocky. Their name comes from the subtle reddish-orange coloration on the hair. However, depending on from where the tarantula […]