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Poecilotheria regalis (Indian ornamental tarantula)

Synonyms: Poecilotheria gadgili

Wikipedia Abstract

Poecilotheria regalis is a species of arboreal tarantulas from the Western and Eastern Ghats, India. The common name for this spider is Indian ornamental tree spider, or simply Indian ornamental. It is one of the most popular arboreal tarantulas for amateur collectors. Their legspan sometimes exceeds 7 inches (18 cm).
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