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New World Terrestrial Tarantula

Great beginner T



  • This species is prized for its complete uniformed black velvet look.
  • It is an awesomely beautiful spider, especially after a fresh molt. 
  • Heavy built, when matured, and a sight to behold. 
  • This species is its calm and is a true pet rock, very easy to care for and resilient.
  • You will be proud of your Brazilian Black.
  • A must have for your collection.


  • Ideal temperature 18°-27°C degrees and humidity 55%-65%
  • As sling wet one half side of the terrarium where the water dish is then allow it to dry out completely. Dry substrate for juvies and older.


  • As a spiderling, used a vial that would allow at least 7cm of substrate for burrowing.
  • As sub-adult-adult I use a terrarium that will allow at least 10cm of substrate.


  • Place a bark for a starter burrow hide.

Food Consumption:

  • Feed slings twice a week.
  • Feed adults once a week.
  • Food size should be the size of the carapace.
  • This species is a casual eater.

Water Requirements:

  • Keep a water dish in the tank.

Growth Rate:

  • The growth rate of this species is slow.

Adult leg span: 

  • 18cm 


  • Very laid back, easy to handle species,

Grammostola pulchra 2cm (Brazilian Black) RARE