Tuesday 16th July - I will be going on holiday in early August so you will find lots of bargains on the website at this time.

I need to clear some stock before I go, I can't leave the family looking after such a huge number of animals!!

Some of the "Super Specials" this week: Tubs of Hissing cockroaches, Cave crickets, Ethiopian crickets, Huntsman spiders!

  • Poecilotheria ornata - Fringed Ornamental Tarantula

Common Name: Fringed Ornamental
Scientific Name: Poecilotheria ornata

Status: Captive Bred  

Country of origin - Sri Lanka
Habitat: Tree dwelling
Suitability: Not for beginners, fast and venomous

My Opinion:
All the Poecilotheria tarantulas are large (as far I know) and beautiful. They are generally multi coloured with primarily white, grey and black but often with yellow and sometimes iridescent blue. The Fringed Ornamental (P.ornata) is said to be the largest in the genus. They are a very popular Poecilotheria  pet spider, fast moving and yet not normally overly aggressive. However it has been reported that their venom is more potent than other pet species so I would always take care. 

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Poecilotheria ornata - Fringed Ornamental Tarantula

  • Product Code: 235
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  • £35.00


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