TRUE SPIDERS

Croatian Wolf Spider


Croatian Wolf Spider (Hogna radiata)
1/4", C.B. Babies, $20 each

Beautful Hogna species, H. radiata is widespread throughout Central and Southeast Europe, on the Adriatic Sea. Reaching 3"+ as adults, grab them up!!
Photos Courtesy of Tom Patterson.

Gabonese Nursery Web Spider


Gabonese Nursery Web Spider (Euprosthenops sp."Gabon")
1/4", C.B. Babies, $20 each

Awesome nursury web spider on the west coast of Central Africa! Spindley and leggy, these have beautiful white markings boardering their carapace, with a white stripe going down the center of carapace. Reaching 3" as adults, grab them up!!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Moroccan Black Widow


Moroccan Black Widow (Latrodectus dahli)
1/8", C.B. Babies, $29 each

Beautiful widow spider from Morocco! Solid jet black also found in North Africa, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Iran, Central Asia! Limited supply! Don't let these awesome widows crawl away!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Indian Flame Widow


Indian Flame Widow (Latrodectus elegans)
1/8", C.B. Babies, $29 each

Beautiful widow spider from India and East Asia. It was first collected in the Carin Cheba mountains in Burma, but is also found in China and Japan. Black with a bold "flame" type marking on adult females! So pretty, limited supply!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Sumatran Black Huntsman Spider


Sumatran Black Huntsman Spider (Heteropoda tetrica "Black")
1/4", C.B. Babies, $20 each

Beautiful Sumatran Huntsman spider in the family Sparassidae! Smokey grey coloration, leggy reaching 4" as adults! Limited supply, don't snooze on these!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Ornamental Wandering Spider
Ornamental Wandering Spider

Ornamental Wandering Spider (Viridasius fasciatus)
1/2", C.B. Babies, $39 each

This beautiful spider is endemic to Madagascar, and fasciatus is the only species in the genus Viridasius! Uniformed black and white banding on their long legs! These spiders can "boogie", so don't underestimate their speed! Great feeders, very hardy! Hatched in the U.S. by Josh Fawkes! Limited supply, get em quick!!
Photos Courtesy of Josh Fawkes.

Florida Ravine Trapdoor Spider
Florida Ravine Trapdoor Spider

Florida Ravine Trapdoor Spider (Cyclocosmia torreya)
1/8", C.B. Babies, $25 each

Beautiful, southern U.S. trapdoor species that has a wonerfully odd abdomen! Flattened, with intricate grooves, and circles, they use these strange abdomens as a type of "manhole cover" to protect them from predators. Each species in the genus Cyclocosmia� have different abdominal patterns. Best kept with a 50/50 sand/peat ratio for substrate. I like to put in sprigs of orchid moss to help the babies in construction of their burrow, with it's deadly lid! Tiny but tough! Limited supply, don't wait too long!!
Photos Courtesy of Sam Floyd.

Abbot Purseweb Spider


Abbot Purseweb Spider (Sphodros abboti)
1/8", C.B. Babies, $20 each

These awesome spiders belong to the infraorder Mygalomorphs?(tarantulas, trapdoor spiders, and purseweb spiders). Equiped with large chelicerae and fangs designed for pierceing unexpecting prey through a tubular web they build at the base of trees. Females of S. abboti, are generally black, or dark, but males can have shimering blue to their abdomens upon maturity. Best kept with a 50/50 sand/peat ratio for substrate. Limited supply, don't wait too long!!

Malaysian Lichen Huntsman Spider


Malaysian Lichen Huntsman Spider (Heteropoda boiei)
2", C.B. Babies, $45 each

Beautiful Malaysian Huntsman spider in the family Sparassidae! Mossy green and huge, very leggy spider! Limited supply, don't snooze on these!

Rusty Wandering Spider


Rusty Wandering Spider (Cupiennius getazi)
1/4", C.B. Babies, $39 each

This beautiful neotropical Ctenid from Panama and Costa Rica! Cupiennius getazi "red color form", also known as the Rusty Wandering Spider is dark rust colored with a deeper reddish rust colored abdomen! Fast moving, but not as toxic as wandering spiders in the genus Phoneutria. Reaching 4" as adults, pass them up at your own risk!!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Speckled Wandering Spider


Speckled Wandering Spider (Cupiennius remedius)
1/4", C.B. Babies, $29 each

This beautiful neotropical Ctenid from Costa Rica is newly discovered, Cupiennius remedius, also known as the Speckled Wandering Spider is dark with white speckles on abdomen and legs. Fast moving, but not as toxic as wandering spiders in the genus Phoneutria. Reaching 3" as adults, pass them up at your own risk!!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Speckled Wandering Spider


Red Rump Wandering Spider (Cupiennius foliatus)
1/4", C.B. Babies, $29 each

This beautiful neotropical Ctenid from Panama and Costa Rica! Cupiennius foliatus, also known as the Red Rump Wandering Spider is dark rust colored with a deeper reddish rust colored abdomen! Fast moving, but not as toxic as wandering spiders in the genus Phoneutria. Reaching 3" as adults, pass them up at your own risk!!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Austrailian Jungle Huntsman Spider


Austrailian Jungle Huntsman Spider (Heteropoda jugulans)
1/4", C.B. Babies, $29 each

Common yet beautiful Australian Jungle Hunstman spider, H. jugulans, also known as the Brisbane Huntsman Spider. This large huntsman spider can be compared to H. venetoria in size and coloration. Fast and leggy, these can move quick! Fairly easy to keep, hardy feeders, on fruit fies and small crickets! Reaching 4"+ in legspan as adults! Jump on these folks!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Panamanian Recluse Spider


Panamanian Recluse Spider (Loxosceles sp. "Panama")
1/4", C.B. Babies, $20 each

Beautiful Panamanian Loxosceles species that is similar to our native Loxosceles species in the U.S., yet has some color differences. From the family Sicariidae are also commonly known as fiddle-back spiders. Dispite the fact that they have notoriously powerful necrotic venom, they are small, and skidish. Very easy to keep, Please take caution. Cool spiders!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Red Widow Spider


Red Widow Spider (Latrodectus bishopi)
1/4", C.B. Babies, $39 each

Not often available, Red Widows are a smaller widow that has an incredably smaller range, which is endemic to certain habitats of central and southern Florida. Very colorful, Red Widows are really beautiful, and are not know to have as toxic venom as black and brown widows. Limited Supply pass them up at your own risk!!
Photos Courtesy of Frank Somma.

Brown Recluse


Brown Recluse Spider (Loxosceles reclusa)
1/4", C.B. Babies, $8 each

The Brown Recluse Spider (L. reclusa), from the family Sicariidae are also commonly known as fiddle-back spiders, and are found in the south and central United States. Dispite the fact that they have notoriously powerful necrotic venom, they are small, and skidish. Very easy to keep, Please take caution. Cool spiders!

Spitting Spider


Spitting Spider (Scytodes longipes)
1.5"+, Adults!, $10 each

These awesome spiders may look dainty, but are stealthy predators! Belonging to the family Scytodidae, commonly known as "spitting spiders" They catch their prey by spitting a fluid that congeals on contact into a venomous and sticky mass. Compared to their size, they can take down prey as large as themselves. Hardy in captivity, very cool arachnid!

ISOPODS

Clown Isopod


Clown Isopod (Armadillidium klugii "Montenegro")
1 Doz., Mixed, $49 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Clown Isopod (Armadillidium klugii "Montenegro") are a small to medium sized species, overall brown with a reddish brown coloration along their skirt with rows of white and yellow dots running down their bodies. Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

Powder Orange Isopod


Powder Orange Isopod (Porcellionoides pruinosus)
1 Doz., Mixed, $20 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Powder Orange Isopod (Porcellionoides pruinosus) are a small to medium sized species, overall orange coloration with this morph of P. pruinosus. These guys will reproduce! Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

White Out Isopod


White Out Isopod (Porcellionoides pruinosus)
1 Doz., Mixed, $20 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, White Out Isopod (Porcellionoides pruinosus) are a small to medium sized species, overall white coloration with this morph of P. pruinosus. These guys will reproduce! Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

Rough Backed Roly-Poly Isopod


Rough Backed Roly-Poly Isopod (Armadillidium peraccae)
1 Doz., Mixed, $29 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Rough Backed Roly-Poly Isopod (Armadillidium peraccae) are a medium sized species, overall grey in coloration, with darker flecs, and a gritty rough exteirior! Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

 Zebra Roly-Poly


Dwarf White Isopod (Trichorhina tomentosa)
100 count, Mixed, $29 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Dwarf White Isopod (Trichorhina tomentosa) are a small species used by many hobbyists as clean up crews to moisture dependent habitats and are also used as feeders. Moisture dependent, but very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

 Zebra Roly-Poly


Zebra Roly-Poly Isopod (Armadillidium maculatum)
1 Doz. Mixed, $29 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Zebra Roly-Poly Isopod (Armadillidium maculatum) is fairly good sized isopod, and can reach 1/2". Armadillidium maculatum are very pretty, black with white stripes, some morphs can have a chocolate coloration! Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

Roly-Poly


Roly-Poly (Armadillidium vulgare)
50 count, Mixed, $20 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Roly-Poly (Armadillidium vulgare) is fairly good sized isopod, and can reach 1/2". Armadillidium vulgare can have many color morphs, and this particular color is refered to as "normal". Different shades of gun metal grey, some lighter in color when young. Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

Porcellio laevis caramel


Swift Woodlouse (Porcellio laevis "caramel")
1 Doz. Mixed, $29 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Swift Woodlouse (Porcellio laevis) is quite large, and can reach 1/2" and larger. P. laevis can have many color morphs, and this particular color is refered to as "caramel". Creamy caramel colored overall, some can be a bit orangish? Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

Porcellio laevis dairy cow


Swift Woodlouse (Porcellio laevis "dairy cow")
1 Doz. Mixed, $29 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Swift Woodlouse (Porcellio laevis) is quite large, and can reach 1/2" and larger. P. laevis can have many color morphs, and this particular color is refered to as "dairy cow". Creamy yellow and white with blocks of blacks and browns. Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

Giant Canyon Isopod


Giant Canyon Isopod (Porcellio dilatatus)
1 Doz. Mixed, $29 each

Isopods are beautiful creatures that live in both land and sea. Land isopods are crustaceans, and also known as woodlouse, sow bugs, or roly poly. This perticular species, Giant Canyon Isopod (Porcellio dilatatus) is quite large, and can reach 3/4" and larger. Brown and grey in color, these have a granulated looking surface. Very Hardy! Set up with moist subtrate with mixed woods, lichen, dry leaves, with some flat stones. With a little research, you'll love raising these!!

OTHER ARACHNIDS

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Psuedoscorpion (Chernetidae sp.?)
1/16", $8 each

These awesome little arachnids belong to the family Chernetidae, with over 650 species! Very small, but amazing, these jewels build silken retreats to molt and produce offspring. They are closer related to Solifugae "sun spiders", than scorpions. These guys eat real small stuff like sprimgtails, so be prepare to deliver tiny prey! Pretty cool arachnids!!
Photo Courtesy of Chad Campbell.

BEETLES

Blue Death Feigning Beetle


Blue Death Feigning Beetle (Asbolus verrucosus)
1", $20 each

These beautiful beetles from the southwestern U.S., are a demin blue in coloration! They secrete a wax-like substance that protects them from the sun, and gives them their blue color. When they feel threatened, they stop moving, and feign death. Being omnivorous, they feed on various vegetation such as apples, carrots, sweet potatoes,etc. but also grains and carion. Keep on the drier side. Easy to keep and have been known to live up to 10 years! These are so cool!

Patent Leather Beetle


Patent Leather Beetle (Odonotaenius disjunctus)
1.5", Adults!, $5 each

Patent Leather Beetle (O. disjunctus), also known as the Horned Passalus, are a large type of bess beetle in the family Passalidae! These beetles are found in the woodlands of the Canada and the United States, and feed on rotting woods such as oak and hickory. These make great science class projects, since they can be kept in groups, and are gentle to work with. Nice size beetles, they make a little "squeak" when handled!

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