Scientific Name: Hysterocrates gigas
Common Name(s): Cameroon Red Baboon, Cameroon Red, Tawney Red Baboon
Country of Origin: Cameroon
Habitat: Terrestrial, Burrowing
Temperament: Because of their defensive nature, they aren't the best species to handle. If approached they will usually go into a defensive posture and stridulate.
Notes: This is a pet hole. You will very seldom see this species. This is a unique species. It is truly a communal tarantula. They seem to tolerate each other, but the Hysterocrates gigas interact with one another. The H. gigas has also been videoed swimming and submerged in water. It is reported that they will catch fish from the water.
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