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.
Easter Opening Times
Friday 07 April 2017
Our opening hours over Easter and last posting dates for orders.