Other Common Name(s): Mexican true red leg tarantula, Mexican painted tarantula
Native Origin: Mexico and Panama
Adult Size: leg span of 5-6 inches
Temperature and Humidity Requirements: 75-85°F with a humidity of 65-70%
Feeding Suggestions: expensive
More About Mexican Redleg Tarantulas as Pets: Mexican redlegs, like the Mexican redknee tarantulas, are prized for their brilliant coloration. This species is docile and easy to care for, though it’s quick to throw hairs when it feels threatened.