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About Hisserdude

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  • Birthday 03/13/2000

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    Idaho, USA
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    Keeping inverts, including beetles, (especially darkling beetles). Also gardening, reading, playing monster hunter and minecraft, and watching Doctor Who and MLP:FIM.

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  1. Good luck, fingers crossed you can get offspring now that the new bracket fungus has reinvigorated them!
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    Mine is @invertebratedude, I post stuff there on occasion.
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    Howdy and Merry Christmas from Texas!

    Welcome to the forum, hope you enjoy it here!
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    Hello from Hawaii/Oregon!

    Welcome to the forum, hope you enjoy it here!
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    Mantid Forum Down

    Roach forum is down now too, (it was up all day though), maybe some sort of update?
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    I'm a complete newb, but I'm excited to learn!

    Welcome to the forum, hope you enjoy it here! 😁
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    Hello from France !

    No problem, happy to help, really hope you can breed them, they are such interesting Tenebs! 😁
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    Hello from France !

    Yeah most desert Tenebs I've kept would not breed at all in a flour substrate, they need a more naturalistic enclosure to breed well. I'd use a mix of sand and coconut fiber, (maybe even a little clay? Depends on the soil type in their native habitat...) and maybe some leaf litter and hope for the best, that should greatly increase larval survival rates. Keep at least one corner of the substrate moist at all times.
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    Hello from France !

    That's a shame, seems to be a problem with new world AND old world Pimellinae then... 😕 Larvae of most Pimellinae I know of seem to be very hard to rear, and have high die off rates... What is your setup like? Substrate, diet, humidity, etc., hopefully we can find a way to keep your larvae alive until pupation...
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    Hello from France !

    Welcome to the forum, hope you enjoy it here! Wow, those Akis tuberculata look amazing, wish those were in culture here in the US! 😍 Are they easy to breed?
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    Let's Nerd it Up!

    Welcome to the forums, hope you enjoy it here!
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    Baby rhino roaches!

    Congratulations, happy to see they're all doing fine still!
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    Hello from Georgia! (USA)

    Welcome to the forum!
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    Baby rhino roaches!

    Very nice, glad they are growing so well!
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    Alobates pensylvanica care?

    Weird, mine seemed to spend a lot of time chewing into the bark in their enclosure, but they didn't really seem to be eating it, just chewing...