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Mature male appreciation

Discussion in 'General Tarantula Discussion' started by Arachnoclown, Jul 4, 2018.

  1. Arachnoclown

    Arachnoclown Well-Known Member Premium Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    Female tarantulas are by far the most desired sex in the hobby. A females life span is sometimes more than three times longer. In order to get these precious females it takes a few brave males. This page is to give males the appreciation they deserve. Their time is short so post up pictures of your males fast. Because this is all about the boys, immature males are welcome too.

    I'll start this off with my recently matured male "Kirk" Aphonopelma Chalcodes. 20180623_175635.jpg
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  2. Arachnoclown

    Arachnoclown Well-Known Member Premium Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    20180301_153338.jpg "Odie" my Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens green bottle blue.
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    Its stunning how much male chalcodes look like anax. I need to find my old pics of my mm Lp. He was a cool customer.
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    I’ll have to shoot some pictures of my current MM gbb tomorrow. Got him from someone on thenkther forum. He’s so small that I had 2 other males thatbwere sold to me as Pen males and were larger than the MM I have. Then both of them molted last week and didn’t mature!

    Despite being small he has gotten right down to business with all four females I’ve paired him with. First pairing was about 2 hours (might be record time for GBBs).
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    MassExodus Well-Known Member 3 Year Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    I googled Thenkther forum and got nothing. Is it some secret elite tarantula forum? WTF
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    My 2 best looking males?


    P Striata Patrick cornered 1.jpg

    This is Patrick, my strongly suspect male P striata


    Hybris hanging out 2.jpg

    This is Hybris, my strongly suspect male H pulchripes.
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    Oops, I forgot my suspected male Charles, c versicolor.

    C versicolor Charles just chilling 1.jpg

    For whatever reason, I just snapped that one now. You gotta love those ExoTerra nano enclosures.
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    Arachnoclown Well-Known Member Premium Member 1,000+ Post Club

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    This is Hannibal my sub adult 20180623_202351.jpg male Theraphosa stirmi.
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    This is "Lemmy" my sub adult male Poecilotheria ornata. 20180611_190130.jpg
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    Psalmopoeus irminia Venezuelan suntiger immature male...."Tony" 20180526_162250.jpg
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    This is "Fozzy" a sub adult male Poecilotheria ornata 20180327_182642.jpg
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    I am nearly 51 can I have some mature male appreciation too please....LOL
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    I think that this page should be a sticky. Its worth noting.
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    This is Dirk... Brachypelma sabulosum "Guatemalan redrump" 20171109_094106.jpg and father to over 325 babies.
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    Confirmed young male Brachypelma baumgarteni "Ozzy" 20180918_210304.jpg 20180922_193118.jpg
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    Young male Tapinauchenius gigas "orange tree spider" 20180831_192658.jpg
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    Alice my soon to be mature Poecilotheria regalis...freshly molted 6". Maybe the next one will be his ultimate? Love his red fangs after molting. 20180812_185455.jpg
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    My male Aphonopelma chalcodes putting in work... Screenshot_20180801-164645_Video Player.jpg
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    Mature Male Brachypelma Sabulosum I recieved from Coldblood. 20180616_200054.jpg