Scientific Name: Thrixopelma ockerti
Common Name(s): Peruvian Flame Rump
Country of Origin: Peru
Habitat: Terrestrial, Burrowing
Temperment: This is a docile species, but can be skittish. It is notorious for kicking hairs when disturbed, but does not usually give a threat pose. This tarantula has a tendency of staying in one place for long periods of time.
Notes: This species is prone to kicking hairs. The color is a steely blue with rose hairs on the abdomen. This is a species more for the collector.