Got this guy from a friend, and it turns out that this guy is a girl. Now, I have several babies.
The soil in its home was sterilized in an oven
Are more vibrant colors/markings genetic or environmental? I.e. A "showroom" Metallica that has all vibrant blue, compared to a p. Metallica
Day 20 its getting very very dark and my T is starting to web a mat down again I'm too excited for this.
I was reading before I go to bed, and this article caught my eye.
Lo and behold, the first thing on the list is how X. immanis keeps a "pet"
I just recently acquired a dozen of north American leeches
Could anybody tell me any info on them
I'm currently keeping
I think the OP is asking if desirable colors can be attained by selective breeding as in snakes or if colors are affected by environmental factors such
my gbb just molted a few days ago
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its up to about 3/4 maybe a little
Leeches really suck as pets. Sorry I couldn't resist.
Guess I should have mentioned the sp. But I thought it wouldn't be necessary lol.
My advice would be listen to the advice given above as the species mentioned are great but I would also throw in the stunningly beautiful jet black lump
I'm getting it from the usual dealer/breeder I use in the UK. The cost is around the $90 mark or £55 UK pounds
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