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The Truth of the Bumba Cabocla

I have been on the hunt for a few new tarantulas, and have placed an order for two new little ones, but when I was looking for someone selling my favorites, I noticed that there was a new for sale listing on Arachnoboards and clicked on that sellers posting, and what I saw there irked me. 739 more words

Framed tarantula spider (£25)

A beautiful example of a tarantula (Eurypeima spinicrus) spider mounted in a wooden display case.

The case measures approximately 6 inches wide by 5 inches tall and is 1.25 inches deep. 24 more words


Aphonopelma johnnycashi: New Tarantula Species Named After Johnny Cash

Researchers have discovered a previously unknown species of tarantula in the foothills of the western Sierra Nevada Mountains, and named it after legendary musician Johnny Cash. 238 more words

In Panamá: The Goliath Bird-Eating Spider

Traveling always offers surprises. Tonight when we came in at about 11 after a great evening here in Boquete, Panamá, Barry told me to go look in the kitchen of our Mamallena Hostel. 337 more words


Tarantula with a Pet Frog

The Review: There has not been a better relationship since Bonnie and Clyde. The tarantula and frog make sweet love once a night and since the frog is so tiny the tarantula provides comfort and security. 141 more words


Tarantula (1955) - Movie Review

Purchase Tarantula on DVD as part of The Classic Sci-Fi Ultimate Collection, Vols. 1 & 2 on Amazon!

Why’d The Spider Cross The Road?

Released by Universal in 1955 as part of that studio’s wave of sci-fi films produced to capitalize on the newfound fear of nuclear radiation, … 1,175 more words

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