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How long do male Lasiodora Parahybana live?

How long do male Lasiodora Parahybana live?

The Salmon Pink Birdeater is a very fast growing tarantula and can reach adult sizes in as little as 2 years and have a lifespan up the about 15 years.

How long do Lasiodora Parahybana take to grow?

Growth Rate: The growth rate for this species is medium-fast. With proper heating and feeding it may attain a leg length of four inches within a year.

Are Lasiodora Parahybana venomous?

Lasiodora Spider Venom. Despite their large size and dreadful appearance, spiders of the family Theraphosidae are not harmful to humans. The venom of these spiders has not, therefore, been systematically studied.

How long do salmon pink tarantulas live?

12-15 years
These spiders can live for 12-15 years. The majority of a salmon pink tarantulas’ diet is made up of insects, but they also eat small lizards and mammals, frogs and as their name suggests, birds. They usually hunt at night and are ambush predators which inject a paralysing venom into their prey using their fangs.

What do Lasiodora Parahybana eat?

In the wild, a salmon pink will feed mainly on large insects and, occasionally, amphibians and small reptiles. Although they are called bird-eating spiders, there is very little evidence to suggest they actually catch and eat birds.

Are salmon pink bird eaters aggressive?

The Salmon Pink Birdeater tarantula is considered to be the third largest tarantula species in the world. This species is semi-aggressive and active and is for intermediate to experienced keepers.

What do you need to know about Lasiodora parahybana?

With all of the different types of tarantulas out there, there’s bound to be some that stick out. Lasiodora parahybana ​, or the Brazilian Salon Pink Birdeater, is one of those tarantulas. This guide is intended to provide a comprehensive care sheet for this fantastic tarantula, telling you what to expect and how to properly keep it.

How big can a Lasiodora parahybana tarantula get?

The top 3 largest tarantulas in the world are L. parahybana T. blondi and T. apophysis, adult male L. parahybana’s can reach epic leg spans of 11 inches+. Most people are intensely frightened by this sheer size possibility, coupled with a Hollywood induced phobia, but this is completely uncalled for.

How often should I Feed my Lasiodora parahybana?

75°F to 80°F with about 65% to 75% humidity. Excellent eater that always attacks prey with a vengeance. Can eat around 7 adult crickets per week or 2 dubia roaches. Quite bold but not aggressive or defensive. Tends to not be scared easily but prefers to run and hide over fighting.

How tall does a Lasiodora spiderling enclosure need to be?

I house my spiderling Lasiodora species in a basic terrestrial spiderling enclosure made of acrylic. This species tends to prefer to burrow deep as slings so I normally use an enclosure that is taller than longer, but fill it at least 2/3rds of the way up with substrate so there is more length, or as much length, as their is height.