Haplopelma lividum The typical example of an Old World pet tarantula is the Baboon Spider (Pterinochilus murinus), known amongst tarantula enthusiasts as the OBT, or orange baboon tarantula. A more difficult spider to care for that also belongs to this category is the Cobalt Blue Spider (Haplopelma lividum), known for its beautiful blue coloring. While there are many beautiful and brightly colored tarantulas, the Cobalt Blue is one of the most well-known and most unique. What do you think about owning tarantulas? What have your experiences been with these fascinating creatures? We would love to hear your thoughts!
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