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New Harpactira Discovered In Namibia!

Discussion in 'General Tarantula Discussion' started by Shampain, May 17, 2018.

  1. Shampain

    Shampain Well-Known Member

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    Much work has to be done in giving it a proper description according to Tarantupedia :)
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    Whitelightning777 Well-Known Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    Wow!!

    So now we go through the $500 per sling stage...
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    Shampain Well-Known Member

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    I doubt we will see these in the hobby for a long time...
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    Unusual looking hehe
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    Give it a year or two. Some enterprising individual will get them. Baboons are pretty hardy for the most part. If these are like others, they'll turn up.
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    Great another harpactira Sp. to add to my wish list.
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    Pretty thing ^.^ something to look forward to, well if I live that long, may take a while lol
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    This was discovered a while ago. There is apparently a couple SA taxonomists writing a paper.

    It will end up smuggled to Europe sometime soon. Expect a heavy tag.
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