One of the most sought-after tarantulas for its coloring, the Poecilotheria metallica (Gooty Sapphire Ornamental) is an Old World species with a lot of color and attitude. The legs of this species is an immaculate dark neon blue with yellow coloring beneath the femur. The blue coloring fades into an equally stunning gun-metal gray and blue throughout the carapace and abdomen.
Identified: Pocock, 1899
Common Name: Gooty Sapphire Ornamental
Max Size: 6-7”