Linothele megatheloides (Colombian Funnel Web Spider)

Though not a tarantula, this is a very cool critter! This beautiful spider is known for the intricate funnel webbing it constructs.

NTrue Spider
Size: About 4”
Growth Rate: Medium
Natural Habitat: Columbia
Housing Needs: A setup with cork bark and broadleaf silk plants to use as anchors for webbing.
Temperament: Fast and skittish. It is known to have a painful bite.