Brazilian Blue Diamond Tarantula (Oligoxystre diamantinensis)
Poecilotheria metallica. A beautiful spider native to India and Sri Lanka. Commonly known as a "Gooty Sapphire Tarantula" for its colour and the town in which it was first discovered. Grows to 14 - 20cm (6-8") it has a "medically significant bite".
Mygale lasiodora (Vogelspinne)
Mature male platyomma tarantula, photo by Roberta Grace