Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Horacio Quiroga, an Uruguayan Poet

Today I learned something about Grammostola quirogai. Tarantupedia has a section on the etymology of name. Interestingly G. quirogai are named after  Horacio Quiroga, an Uruguayan poet.

Memphis, my G. quirogai


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Chaco Golden Knee Tarantula

Auggie my chaco golden knee tarantula (Grammostola pulchripes) hanging out on my hand!