Redlegged Purseweb Spider


Redlegged Purseweb Spider (Sphodros rufipes)
1/8", $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. rufipes, are generally black, or dark, but males will have bright red legs upon maturity. Best kept with a 50/50 sand/peat ratio for substrate. Be prepared to feed very small prey such as pinhead crickets, and fruit flies. Limited supply, don't wait too long!!

Abbot Purseweb Spider


Abbot Purseweb Spider (Sphodros abboti)
3/4", $29 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!!

Taiwanese Black Funnel Web Spider


Taiwanese Black Funnel Web Spider (Macrothele holsti)
1/8", $25 each

Beautiful, shiney black funnel web spider from Taiwan! Fast movers, these like to web! Limited supply, don't wait too long!!
Photo Courtesy of Tom Patterson.

Spitting Spider


Spitting Spider (Scytodes longipes)

1.5"+, Adults!, $10 each

Dainty in build, this slow moving spider immobilizes its prey by spitting a mixture of silk, glue, and venom onto it. Scytodes longipes has a dome-shaped carapace and dark spots and stripes on its body and legs. Commonly mistaken for L. reclusa (Brown Recluse), Don't pass up these cool true spiders!!

Patent Leather Beetle


Patent Leather Beetle  (Odonotaenius disjunctus)

1.5 $5 each

The Patent Leather Beetle, also called Bess Beetle, is a native to the U.S. They are large, shiny black beetles that make a neat sound when disturbed. Neat creatures!


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