Tapinauchenius rasti (Hüsser, 2018)


Caribbean diamond (arboreal)

Habitat: St. Vincent, Grenadines (NW, no urticating hairs)

Body length: ~ 5 cm

Longevity: ♀ ~ ? years, ♂ ~ ? years

Dark, slightly greenish shimmering legs, a greenish, shiny carapace and a purple opistosoma represent this Caribbean diamond. As is customary with Tapinauchenius: very fast, shy and easy to hold with sufficient air circulation and a little moisture.

current inventory: 0.1.0 (* 05.2019)

ID: 046