Common name - Togo Starburst
Latin name - Heteroscodra maculta
Country of Origin - West Africa
Adult size - 10-15cm legspan
Average Lifespan - 4-15 years
Care level - Intermediate
Temperature range - 24-28C
Description - The Togo Starburst tarantula is a species that is best to be observed from a safe distance and not attempted to be held. They are very fast and may end up hurting themselves in the process if spooked. Due to the nature of its aggression and nasty bite this is not recommended for beginners.
Cleaning - Replace substrate as necessary.
Shopping list - Enclosure, substrate, water dish, livefood, thermometer, hide.