Make your own free website on


Scientific Name: Avicularia avicularia

Comman Name: South american Pinktoe

Significance: South America

Size: 5-6"

Behaviour: docile

Remarks: This aboreal pinktoe is one of the most docile of all Avicularia sp. To contain them you need a tank taller and less wider. Use 1" of soil as substrate to keep the humidity in, include a water-dish too. Misting the tank once a day helps too. Put a upright twig or wood for it to fasten its tube web. Breeding is easy.Around 100 spiderlings are produced.They are relatively larg(0.5 inches) and can take very small crickets on hatching.