Short description about Brachypelma emilia:
The combination of the colours black and orange makes Brachypelma emilia one of the most beautiful tarantulas in the world. The adult animals of the become about 5-6 cm tall. The basic colour of the tarantula is black.
The Brachypelma emilia joins the ranks of the peaceful tarantulas, but even the slightest disturbance can make it fight back with its stinging hairs. It hurls these with its legs towards the intruder. The Orange-legged tarantula likes it relatively dry. A terrarium size of 19x35x19 cm is appropriate. The substrate height should be 7 cm and consist of forest humus. A water bowl should not be missing in the terrarium. Furthermore hiding places like a cork bark and plants should be integrated into the terrarium. Additionally the plants provide a constant air humidity.
Temperature: During the day 25-30 °C / During the night 20 °C
Size: 5-6 cm