(Guatemalan redrump tarantula)
Similar to B. vagans but the red hairs are not as intense and often more a reddish-orange color. The prosoma is bordered by orangish-red hairs, and the back legs (L4) have long reddish/orange hairs.
Adult size: 5"
Growth Rate: Medium
Setup: Facultative Burrower
Adults -> Moderate - Damp substrate that can dry out somewhat but is never bone dry. Water dish should be offered.
Slings -> Keep damp, NOT wet. Mist as needed.
Difficulty of Care: Simple - Easy to care for and forgiving of beginner mistakes.