Caption: Mexican red-knee tarantula (Brachypelma smithi) crawls past camera. These colorful tarantulas are, as their name suggests, native to Mexico. Females are larger than males and can have a legspan reaching 18 cm across. They've been known to live as long 25 years.

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Keywords: animal, arachnid, arthropod, brachypelma smithi, invertebrate, mexican red-knee tarantula, red knee, spider, spiders, zoology

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Mexican red-knee tarantula

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