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by Renroc
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs
Replies: 492
Views: 42551

Re: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs

I weighed this crab on 12 March and it was 20g. I weight it again yesterday and it was 22g. Totally filling that huge shell now Image


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by Renroc
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017
Replies: 544
Views: 62571

Re: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017

No sorry no video. The only way I know how long it too was because I added the shell late one evening. Then in the morning I noticed the crab in the shell and it was modified like this. I know it didn't look like that when I added it as I probably wouldn't have even thought about putting it in like ...
by Renroc
Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017
Replies: 544
Views: 62571

Re: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017

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by Renroc
Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:51 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs
Replies: 492
Views: 42551

Re: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190319/2e5c915c134a7e1c205afad491268118.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190319/dac941dab453ab9e42b03f286776e624.jpg . These are pictures of one of my captive bred Aussies. This one hatched on 4th December 2016 so is just over 2 years old. I was stunned at t...
by Renroc
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Hard to believe
Replies: 23
Views: 763

Re: Hard to believe

Ok. I got a reply. The vet gave them calcium boosters. :hlol: So I asked for the vet's name in case I needed help with my crabs. How did the vet give them calcium boosters? Injection/lotion/food? The one crab I could see sort of clearly in the middle of the heap of containers is certainly NOT a yea...
by Renroc
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Hard to believe
Replies: 23
Views: 763

Re: Hard to believe

If this person has bred them and they are a year old they will be in shells with less than 1cm openings. Mine are 2 years old and in 1.5cm openings and have been for about 6 months. YES I did breed them and yes there is proof on my breeding thread here. Is this person from Germany and called Christi...
by Renroc
Fri Jan 25, 2019 4:28 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Changing gender?
Replies: 7
Views: 482

Re: Changing gender?

Tony from 陸寄居蟹研究室 Tony's Coenobita Land Hermit Crabs (facebook page) sent me a paper that talked about crabs changing sex. What he doesn't know about crabs isn't worth knowing. He has a heap of scientific papers on crabs. Also some other people have commented on crabs changing sex. I can't be certai...
by Renroc
Fri Dec 28, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs
Replies: 492
Views: 42551

Re: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs

Hi Mary, Where are you moving the babies to now? 215 will need heaps of space when they get bigger. hehehe
Congratulations on sooooo many babies. Brilliant job momma crab.
:cheer: :cheer: :hlol:
by Renroc
Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: I HAVE ZOEA!!!!!
Replies: 209
Views: 32823

Re: I HAVE ZOEA!!!!!

Hello! Just wanted to give an update :) I haven't done any daily videos because it's been a little crazy around here! First of all, I don't think the artemia are able to eat the zoeae - I read that they do have mouths, but they are filter feeders. IDK...I watched them for awhile (I rear them in a f...
by Renroc
Thu Nov 01, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs
Replies: 492
Views: 42551

Re: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs

My transition tank water got up to 30c and we decided that 27-28 was best. I just moved the heat mat away from the water end of the tank and that sorted the issue. Kept the second lot at 26-28 and had way less deaths.
by Renroc
Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs
Replies: 492
Views: 42551

Re: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs

Hi Mary, On my first attempt I lost about 50% who had taken shells but not left the water. Nat and I ended up putting it down to the fact the water was too warm in the transition tank and they developed more quickly and also were unable to get out of the water so drowned. I made changes to the trans...
by Renroc
Sun Oct 28, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017
Replies: 544
Views: 62571

Re: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017

I hope so.


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by Renroc
Fri Oct 26, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017
Replies: 544
Views: 62571

Re: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017

RiNiKy506 wrote:I had to save this one, it’s perfect! I love this picture! Image


♡ Rod ♡ Salty ♡ Bob ♡ Squirt ♡ Crabina ♡
»-♡-> Our Purple Pinchers »-♡->
havent seen him since [emoji15]


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by Renroc
Thu Oct 25, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017
Replies: 544
Views: 62571

Re: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017

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by Renroc
Thu Oct 25, 2018 11:40 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017
Replies: 544
Views: 62571

Re: Aussie Breeding Success Dec 2016/Jan2017

Stand off at the moss pit while V watches from the driftwood grand stand.[emoji23] in 1.5cm shells now and will be 2 on4th December.


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