So I've never had mites before but today my husband pointed out a tiny little crawling white thing on the glass and I'm sure it must be a mite... I don't
Not sure of scientific name; I've seen only a handful of these crazies here.
I would assume this is a female with a belly full
Do you guys know if there are trapdoor spiders in the Coachella Valley?
I normally collect observe and let them go. But where does everyone get their insects as pets? Do you guys collect and keep or is there an online store
Now I heard estimates of 4-5 inches for the species being kept in captivity, but does that include the really long modified terminal legs or not? I always
Thank you! I got a number of new slings last week so I need to get some shots now that they're settled in. I highly recommend the tape - test it on
That is simply STUNNING! How lucky!
Step 1 - stay calm
Step 2 - use fan in the room for air movement
Step 3 - keep substrate drier and remove boluses promptly
That depends on the country of origin too. In my country the most widespread spider is very ugly and repulsive and people see all spiders as if theyre
Edit: This is why I prefer the dryer kept species. So much easier, imo, to avoid little nasties. Even an overlooked bolus might simply dessicate instead
I saw one or two on the outside of a few other cages after diligently screening the near by tanks for 20 mins should I completely overhaul their tanks