|Geographical Range||Southern United States, Mexico, Central America|
|Habitat||Tropical and deciduous forests|
|Scientific Name||Aphonopelma seemanii|
This spider lives in hollow logs and other dark moist shelters throughout Central America and Mexico, as well as parts of the southern United States (southern Texas and California). It spends the day in its silk-lined burrow but emerges at night to hunt for food and mates.