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Species Aphonopelma hentzi - Texas Brown Tarantula

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Mygalomorphae (Mygalomorphs)
Family Theraphosidae (Tarantulas)
Genus Aphonopelma
Species hentzi (Texas Brown Tarantula)
Other Common Names
Oklahoma Brown Tarantula
Male 35 mm, female 51 mm
Louisiana N. to Kansas and W. to Arizona and Texas.