Pterinochilus murinus
(Usambara Orange Baboon Tarantula - OBT)


Pterinochilus murinus 0.5-0.75"


    Adult size: 5"

    Growth Rate: Fast

    Temperament: Defensive, skittish

    Setup: Semi-Arboreal

    Adults -> Low - Substrate can be mostly dry. Water dish should be offered. Once a week water can be sprayed near the water dish to provide some humidity.
    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: Tanzania