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AKA: Euthycaelus colonica, Golden Burst


Experience: Beginner


Growth Rate: Fast


Type: Terrestrial, opportunistic fossorial


Venom: Moderate comparable to a bee sting


Urticating Hairs: Yes


Adult Size: DLS 3-4"


Expected Life Span: Females- Males-


Temperature: 75°F - 80°F




Natural Origins: Venezuela



Substrate: A Peat moss and coco fiber mixture with added clumps of sphagnum moss and some vermiculite help keep humidity up. 5-7" of Substrate should suffice.




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. : Previously classified as Hemiercus inflatus, and Hemiercus sp. Venezuela.

These tarantulas are native to the tropical forests of Venezuela and are known for their impressive size and stunning markings. Add a pop of color and personality to your tarantula collection with the mesmerizing Venezuelan Orange & Bronze.

Adult Photo Credit- Jacob Huff

Venezuelan Orange & Bronze

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