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Red-kneed Tarantula by jdmphotography

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Red-kneed Tarantula

Brachypelma smithi (common name the Mexican Red-kneed Tarantula), is a terrestrial tarantula native to the western faces of the Sierra Madre Occidental and Sierra Madre del Sur mountain ranges in Mexico. They are a large species, and are a popular choice for enthusiasts. Like most tarantulas, they live a very long life.


  • jdmphotography
    jdmphotographyover 6 years ago


  • naturelover
    natureloverover 6 years ago

    Uuuurgh! All I can say in its favour -lovely markings and fluffy-thanks for all the info, but hopefully won’t be seeing too many of these! Great shot though!!

  • Stormygirl
    Stormygirlover 6 years ago

    Wow nice capture, But I just stand over here….

  • Stephen Rowsell
    Stephen Rowsellover 6 years ago

    wow, nice detail, colour, and texture! good stuff jon (although creepy, haha)

  • Northof40
    Northof40over 6 years ago

    Very very cool shot….. Stunner spider

  • Yool
    Yoolover 6 years ago

    Uuuuuww…….how scary but amazing shot ….great job Jon

  • digitalmidge
    digitalmidgeover 6 years ago

    I think this spider is beautiful, very pretty shot of him Jon..;-)

  • Robert Goulet
    Robert Gouletover 6 years ago

    Love spiders! Nice shot.

  • jdmphotography
    jdmphotographyover 6 years ago


  • Elaine  Manley
    Elaine Manleyover 6 years ago

    wow amazing .. but I would not want to run into it :0

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