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A large bodied terrestrial tarantula endemic to the amazon basin of northern Brazil. A. Geniculata put on size rather quickly and get thier adult colorations very early on making them a great display tarantula. Hardy and easy to care for with bold striking coloration they are an impressive species to behold.


  • Scientific Name: Acanthoscurria geniculata
  • Common Name: Giant White Knee Tarantula
  • Type: Terrestrial
  • Category: New World
  • Endemic Location: Brazil
  • Diagonal Leg Span (DLS): 8"-9" (20-22cm)
  • Growth Rate: Medium
  • Lifespan: Male (4 years) Female (18-20 years)
  • Recommended Experience Level: Beginner

Acanthoscurria geniculata (Giant White Knee Tarantula) - 1"

SKU: 230000005
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