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Greater or Curved Horned Baboon Spider.

(Ceratogyrus Bechuanicus)

Named Curved Horn because they have a black horn that protrudes from the carapace.
I really enjoyed keeping these spiders I brought five for my photography from slings, they showed no aggression towards me even as adults.
It should be noted they are known as a very aggressive spider.
But I found them unpredictable when trying to handle or take a picture as they would move very slow then take off at speed.

Origin: Southern Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe
Temperature: 75-80F
Humidity: 65 to 70%.
Temperament: Aggressive.
Habitat: Terrestrial, Semi-dry scrubland.

Longevity: 8-10 years.

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