Finely formed parachute spider (Poecilotheria formosa)

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Finely formed parachute spider fact file

Finely formed parachute spider description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyTheraphosidae
GenusPoecilotheria (1)

Information on finely formed parachute spider is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Beautiful parachute spider.
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Finely formed parachute spider status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Finely formed parachute spider, female  
Finely formed parachute spider, female

© Rick C. West / birdspiders.com

Rick C West
http://www.birdspiders.com

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