Reptile Species

Asian Cheveron Tarantula

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Species Name

  • Asian Cheveron Tarantula

Latin Name

  • Cyriopagopus paganus

Family

  • Orinithoctoninae

Origin

  • Thailand/Vietnam

Care

  • easy

Environment

  • tropical

Temperature

  • 82F

Minimum House Size

  • 10 gal

Lighting

  • medium

Maximum Size in Captivity

  • 6"

Housing Type

  • Aquarium

Species Origin

  • wild

Compatibility

  • alone

Diet

  • Carnivore

Temperament

  • experienced handlers only

Reproduction Type

  • egg layer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • intermediate

Size-Small

  • 1-2"

Size-Medium

  • 2-3"

Size-Large

  • 3-4"

Size-Extra Large

  • 4 +"