Pamphobeteus sp. "Machala"
(Purple Bloom Birdeater)

Pamphobeteus sp. "Machala" 0.8-1"

  • Adult size: 7"+

    Growth Rate: Fast

    Temperament: Not generally calm, but typically slow to rear up and become defensive

    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: Intermediate - Some aspect of care or behavior makes these better suited for hobbyists that have had a few spiders already.

    Range: Ecuador