Max size: 200mm
Distribution: Tablelands FNQ
Habitat: Eucalyptus forests riverine habitats
Feeding: Appropriate sized feeder insects, medium crickets, woodies and BSF are ideal
This northern locality Phlogius gets its name from the red hairs covering its body (“Ruby”-“Setae”), these are especially clear post-moult when the spider is black, the hairs shine red as they catch the light.
Caresheet: Tarantula care guide