Scientific Name: Grammostola pulchra
Common Names: Brazillian Black Tarantula
An absolute must for your collection and a black beauty among all tarantulas. The Brazilian Black is famous for being one of the most docile of all tarantulas, it has a very calm temperament, only skittish as youngsters but becoming gentle giants as they mature. They also have a very long lifespan, living well over 20 years with some claiming they can live up to 40 years or more.
Grammostola pulchra is not shy and makes a good display tarantula, especially with it’s uncommon and strikingly beautiful satin-black coloring, especially after a molt. Always tricky to find and usually pricey, but worth every penny.