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Aphonopelma moderatum (Rio Grande Gold Tarantula)

Aphonopelma moderatum (Rio Grande Gold Tarantula)

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Aphonopelma moderatum

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Aphonopelma moderatum is a species of tarantula native to Mexico. They are typically found in the state of Durango, in areas with dry, rocky terrain. These tarantulas have a brown or black body with distinctive yellow markings on their legs. They are a medium-sized species, with adult females growing up to around 3-4 inches in leg span.

Aphonopelma moderatum is a burrowing species, creating burrows in the ground where they live and hunt for prey. They are known to feed on insects, small rodents, and other small animals. Like other tarantulas, they are venomous, but their venom is not considered dangerous to humans.

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