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Oklahoma brown tarantula

Aphonopelma hentzi


Large brown hairy tarantula


Power line cut through a forest flipped under rocks

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1 Comment

Aaron_G 8 years ago

These are most likely females, based on their size and also the fact that you uncovered them at this time of year. Males are typically out wandering, looking for mates.

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Sapulpa, Oklahoma, USA

Spotted on Aug 25, 2012
Submitted on Aug 29, 2012

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