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AKA: Psalmopoeus reduncus "Costa Rican Orange Mouth Tarantula"


Growth Rate: Fast

Type: Arboreal


Urticating Hairs: No

Adult Size: DLS

Expected Life Span: Females 12-14 years - Males 3-4 years

Temperature: 78°F - 82°F is ideal for the Summer months. During cooler months a range of 70°F - 75°F.


Natural Origins:


Substrate: A Peat moss and coco fiber mixture with added clumps of sphagnum moss and some vermiculite help keep humidity stay up. 5-7" of Substrate should suffice but more wouldn't hurt.


Sling (1/4"-1")

Sm. crickets, or Sm. Dubia 2x a week.


3-4 medium crickets, Md. Dubia every 7-10 days


3 or 4 large dubia roaches every other week or about a dozen crickets every 2 to 3 weeks

As an Adult, you can mix up the diet with Red Runner Roaches, Superworms, and even Horned Worms as a rare treat as they are more fatty than nutritional.


Extra Info. :

Costa Rican Orange Mouth

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