Avicularia avicularia Linnaeus, 1758

Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana, Trinidad and Tobago, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia
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IUCN Status
IUCN Red List Status

Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Avicularia avicularia
Synonyms : Avicularia velutina, Avicularia exilis, Avicularia ancylochyra, Avicularia cuminami, Avicularia nigrotaeniata
    • Aranea avicularia Linnaeus, 1758
    • Aranea vestiaria De Geer, 1783
    • Mygale avicularia Latreille, 1804
    • Mygale testacea C. L. Koch, 1841
    • Mygale scoparia C. L. Koch, 1841
    • Mygale hirsutissima C. L. Koch, 1842
    • Avicularia vestiaria Ausserer, 1871
    • Avicularia vulpina Ausserer, 1871
    • Avicularia vestaria Hasselt, 1888

Specimen Records

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Adult Male Activity

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Habitat and Type Locality