Category Archives: Tapinauchenius Cupreus

Acquired: Violet Tree Spider [023]

This specimen is not very violet. The photos are a pretty accurate representation of her coloration. I don’t know if she was mislabeled, if she’ll grow into her purple, or if there is sexual dimorphism in this species. I really wanted a Tapi gigas, but settled for this because the availability was immediate and my pet store will be sold in the coming months, so I don’t know the likelihood that JP will continue to carry as many interesting species. =(

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