Aphonopelma seemanni, the Costa Rican zebra tarantula, also known as the striped-knee tarantula, is a species of tarantula inhabiting most of western Costa Rica and other parts of Central America. One of those spiders that eons ago was one of the most popular pets spiders in the hobby and is widespread throughout Central America. Due to being hard to breed and rarely imported they are very hard to obtain. 


Animal Information
LATIN NAME Aphonopelma seemanni
DOB: CB2019
SEX Unknown
ADULT SIZE 5in (13cm)
DIET Insects
TEMPERATURE REQUIREMENTS 24-28C
ADULT ENCLOSURE SIZE 18 x 12 x 12 (45 x 30 x 30cm) minimum
LIFE-SPAN 20+ years - Female 3-7 years - Male

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Tarantula - Costa Rican Zebra Stripe Knee (Aphonopelma seemanni)

  • Brand: Global Geckos
  • Product Code: GLAP20
  • Availability: Ring to Enquire
  • £40.00

  • Ex Tax: £33.33

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