Thrixopelma ockerti
(Peruvian Flame Rump)


Thrixopelma ockerti 0.75-1"

  • Adult size: 4-5"

    Temperament: Bizarrely skittish, hair kicker

    Caging: Semi-arboreal setup with an inch or so of soil and an arboreal retreat. Adults are given a shallow water dish.

    Substrate: Spiderlings and juveniles are kept slightly damp and allowed to dry out briefly. Adults are kept with soil dry to barely damp or "crumbly moist".

    Range: Peru