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08 February 2011

#9 My animals, part 2.

Today only two photos, but also answers to your questions :)

Euscorpius Carpathicus again:



Nauphotea Cinerea (also young)

Q: Were did you get those?
A:  Most of them I bought by internet (something like eBay) and also on the terraristic exchange.

Q: How did you get into breeding them?
A: My friend told me that  stick insect are very easy to breed, so i bought 3 of them (Medauroidea extradentata), later some other stick insect, next were beatles, and so on ;)

Q: what cam do you use?
A: Againandagain- Canon PowerShot A580 + homemade difuser

Q: Do you do any kind of taxidermy?
A: No, I'm not interested in that.

Q:What do you feed them?
A: It depends on species that I'm currently feeding, because for example, scorpions won't eat the same things that stick insect will.

If you have more question- ask, I will answer :)

23 comments:

  1. More cool pictures, I like the green background to the scorpion.
    Do they get much bigger than that?
    Do you do anything in particular with the insects? Do you breed them to sell?

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  2. How creepy is the first photo. lol

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  3. My god murz how can you stand living with all of those.."animals" And is the picture on the bottom stuck in a web?

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  4. scorpions just give me the chills.

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  5. Do you keep these in your room?

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  6. i wonder where i could buy these?

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  7. Cool stuff bro. Not a big fan of scorpions myself though.

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  8. I think the stick insects are the coolest - they're just so unlike anything else!

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  9. @Coilis: I think they are in a jar.
    BTW is that green stuff in the bottom their food?

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  10. For very good reason, this is my favorite blog. :)

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  11. Do you give them names? Do you notice any kind of personality differences from one to the other?

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  12. Man, I would hate for these to be let loose in my house. I'd rather fight a human, than face bugs. Just a phobia of mine.

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  13. Another thing, so are there any bugs you won't kill? Like if you saw a roach, would you take it as a pet?

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