Cyriopagopus albostriatus - Thai Tiger Zebra Leg Tarantula - Female
Cyriopagopus albostriatus, also known as the edible spider or Thailand Zebra Leg tarantula, is a species of spider in the family Theraphosidae, found in Myanmar, Thailand, and Cambodia.
It is a moderately large fossorial species, which spends most of its time in a burrow. This species' name comes from the Latin prefix albo, meaning white, and the Latin word striatus, meaning lines or striped. This species has white stripes going down each leg, and a white zig-zag pattern on its opisthosoma (abdomen).
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