Scientifically known as Trichonephila inaurata, synonym Nephila inaurata, commonly known as the red-legged golden orb-weaver spider or red-legged nephila, is a species of orb-weaver spider of the genus Trichonephila. It is native to southern and East Africa, as well as several islands of the western Indian Ocean.
Perfect for collectors, our pre-framed specimen is hassle free in our high quality black acrylic that can be wall hung or free standing, all you need to do is find the perfect spot to display it!
Latin name: Trichonephila inaurata
Prepared: In-house entomologist.
Frame: Purpose-built acrylic shadow box frame with glass window and hanging clips/stand.
Frame Size: 10 x 8 Inch.
Please note, due to the nature of this item, the specimen which you will receive may differ slightly. The pictures shown show different specimens. The one you receive will differ due to the nature of this item. This specimen may have a very strong smell which will fade over time.
Where do we source our specimens?
Our specimens are responsibly sourced from sustainable farming projects and never taken from the wild. Your purchase supports the conservation of wildlife habitats for farmed insects in developing countries. We are committed to ethical sourcing and do not offer any species that are endangered or listed on the CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) list.
Please allow for a 1-3 day shipping window, as each specimen is personally prepared and mounted by our expert team. During busy periods, there may be additional delays in preparing your frame. To ensure timely delivery for special events such as birthdays, we recommend placing your order well in advance.
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