Venom

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Pumpkin Patch Tarantula | Hapalopus sp.

Invertebrate Interests is authored & photographed by Lillie Nyte of Inverts Unlimited  Pumpkin Patch Hapalopus sp. Colombia (large) General Description Synonyms: Hapalopus sp. Colombia (gros), Hapalopus formosus, Typhochlaena magdalena, Avicularia magdalenae Common name(s): Pumpkin patch Keeper experience: Beginner to intermediate Adult size: Considered a dwarf species with females only reaching 3 – 4 inches in […]

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Vietnamese Centipede | Scolopendra subspinipes

Invertebrate Interests is authored & photographed by Lillie Nyte of Inverts Unlimited  Vietnamese Centipede | Scolopendra subspinipes General Description Scolopendra subspinipes Synonyms: Rhombocephalus smaragdinus Common name(s): Vietnamese centipede, giant centipede, jungle centipede, Asian forest centipede, red-headed centipede, orange-legged centipede Keeper experience: Advanced Adult size: 4 inches to 8+ inches consisting of 20 body segments each […]


Why do we Kill Harmless Snakes?

Authored by Todd Cornwell Unique Birthday Party Parties for Kids & Reptile Rescue Why do we Kill Harmless Snakes Snakes do so much good, many species eat rodents, meaning they’re also consuming ticks and other zoonotic disease carrying animals. The average gopher snake (Pituophis catenifer catenifer) will consume 35 – 60 (assorted sizes) rats or […]