View Full Version : Poecilotheria striata AF2. Success

Martin Lees
04-03-13, 07:22 PM
Poecilotheria striata AF2.


Female molted 1/2/2012
Mated. Paired her twice thought April 2012. Male co-habited for a week .
Post mating care. Enclosure was kept at around 75'f for the next 4months,then the temperatures were put up to around 80'f for the next month or so when the substrate was wetted once a week.
On 18/11/2012 I noticed she had layed an eggsack.(after 7 months)
On 17/12/2012 I pulled the eggsack and noticed N2,s
These then went in a home made incubator for the next 4weeks
Total spiderlings = 73

Peter Roach
04-03-13, 09:14 PM
What percentage of sac's do you leave with the mother until slings are visible ?

Martin Lees
04-03-13, 09:36 PM
I've only left two sacks full term as of yet mate.I am very tempted to do it with the next couple though :-)