Wonderful parachute spider (Poecilotheria miranda)

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Wonderful parachute spider, dorsal view
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Wonderful parachute spider fact file

Wonderful parachute spider description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassArachnida
OrderAraneae
FamilyTheraphosidae
GenusPoecilotheria (1)

Information on the wonderful parachute spider is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Bengal ornamental.
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Wonderful parachute spider status

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

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Wonderful parachute spider, dorsal view  
Wonderful parachute spider, dorsal view

© Rick C. West / birdspiders.com

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

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