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Male tarantula found crossing the road in Joshua Tree National Park, CA. We got him onto a piece of paper and moved him off the road.
Info about tarantulas found in Joshua Tree National Park: http://www.nps.gov/jotr/naturescience/ta..., http://www.nps.gov/jotr/naturescience/mo...
Also known as Aphonopelma iodium.
Kristal,Would you like to add this to "Joshua Tree National Park's Biodiversity" Mission? It's relatively new.Also, do you think the A. iodium posted on our NPS website is accurate?Thanks, Robb
Lat: 33.87, Long: -115.76
Spotted on Nov 24, 2008 Submitted on Nov 1, 2011