About Chilean Rose Tarantula
Order: Araneae; Family: Theraphosidae; Species: Grammostola rosea
Range: There are several subspecies of rose tarantulas, yet Chilean rose tarantulas are found exclusively in Chile, South America.
Habitat: Their habitats range from Mediterranean climate to a coastal rain forest. They live in burrows in the ground, which they have dug or found abandoned by rodents. The burrows are lined with silk produced by the spider.
Diet: They eat mainly insects and other small arthropods. We feed ours crickets.
Lifespan: Females can live up to 25 years.
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