This species used to be thought of as a 'Highland Form' of Brachypelma smithi due to the close similarities albeit being darker in appearance. In 1992 it was described by Dr Gunter Schmidt as its own species.
We are currently working on this care sheet. If you have any experience with this species, please contact us with details.
Northern Invertebrate Show
Thursday 02 March 2017
Introducing the Northern Invertebrate Show; Huddersfield 9th April (11am - 4pm).