Lampropelma violaceopes
(Singapore Blue Tarantula)

Featured spider picture The spider species Lampropelma violaceopes, commonly known as Singapore Blue Tarantula, belongs to the genus Lampropelma, in the family Theraphosidae. Lampropelma violaceopes spiders have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Lampropelma violaceopes includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Lampropelma violaceopes is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Mygalomorphae
  • Family: Theraphosidae
  • Genus: Lampropelma
  • Species: Lampropelma violaceopes

Other Common Names

Singapore Blue Tarantula


Abraham, 1924

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Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Lampropelma violaceopes (Singapore Blue Tarantula), with the most recent sighting submitted on December 19, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Lampropelma violaceopes sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 100% of the time, Lampropelma violaceopes spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Lampropelma violaceopes has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: High foliage (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Lampropelma violaceopes (Singapore Blue Tarantula) has been sighted in the following countries: Singapore.


Lampropelma violaceopes has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

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  • April: 1
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Lampropelma violaceopes (Singapore Blue Tarantula) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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