Thrigmopoeus truculentus 1 1/4″




Thrigmopoeus truculentus, from the western Ghats in India, was described way back in 1899, and fortunately, was redescribed in 2009. [1] See the 2009 article for details, including maps and photographs of habitat and specimens.

The photo above shows an adult female.

[1] Siliwal, M. & Molur, S. (2009a). Redescription, distribution and status of the Karwar large burrowing spider Thrigmopoeus truculentus Pocock, 1899 (Araneae: Theraphosidae), a western Ghats endemic ground mygalomorph. Journal of Threatened Taxa 1: 331-339.

Additional information

Weight 0.01 lbs
Dimensions 1.0 × 0.5 × 0.5 in