Other Common Name(s): Honduran curlyhair tarantula, woolly tarantula
Native Origin: Central America
Adult Size: leg span of 5-5.5 inches
Temperature and Humidity Requirements: 70-85°F with a humidity of 75-80%
Feeding Suggestions: crickets, mealworms, roaches, grasshoppers, and pinky mice
More About Curlyhair Tarantulas as Pets: Curlyhair tarantulas will tolerate handling better than other species, which makes it a popular pet choice. This gentle spider has personality, too. Their brown bodies are covered in wavy, tan hairs, giving them their name.