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Heterothele gabonensis mating and eggsac!

Discussion in 'Tarantula Chat' started by Protectyaaaneck, Dec 11, 2011.

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    Over the last month or two, I paired my female a few times with both MM's I had, and this is a scene from one of the pairings:





    And just a few days ago, this was produced:

    I know it's a terrible photo, but if you look closely, the white blob in the middle of the picture is an eggsac! :D
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  2. BrettG

    BrettG Arachnoprince

    That is awesome,fingers crossed for you.
  3. Shell

    Shell ArachnoVixen AKA Dream Crusher AKA Heartbreaker Staff Member

    Very Cool! I too, have my fingers crossed for you. :)
  4. Echolalia

    Echolalia Arachnosquire

    I wish you luck! They're gorgeous spiders :)
  5. Crysta

    Crysta Arachnoprince Old Timer

    awesome!! :D ::D

    i seen abraxascomplex setup for them. amazing. all the little babies running around with the adults, so cool.
  6. Hatr3d

    Hatr3d Arachnosquire

    Congrats. Awesome species
  7. Newflvr

    Newflvr Arachnosquire

    Well congrats and good luck. Mine are a little ways off for breeding.
  8. AbraxasComplex

    AbraxasComplex Arachnoprince Old Timer

    They triple clutch, so have fun. ;)
  9. syndicate

    syndicate Arachnoemperor Old Timer

    Nice job again bro!Wouldn't mind raising a few of these when there ready!
  10. Bill S

    Bill S Arachnoprince Old Timer

    Very nice! This is becoming my favorite genus of tarantulas, but I haven't had a chance to work with this species yet.
  11. Thanks guys! :D

    I'm hoping she does, but she's still on the small side so I wouldn't be surprised if she molted after this sac.

    Thanks, Chris. Even if it's good I'm not sure I'll be sending any of these out unless it's a massive sac. Probably going to hold all of them back. :D

    Thanks, Bill. They're an awesome sp. to work with. EXTREMELY fast!
  12. recluse

    recluse Arachnobaron

    messed my pants. awesome
  13. ShadowBlade

    ShadowBlade Planeswalker Old Timer

    Can't like this thread enough!

  14. Hahahahaha! Thanks. :)

    Thanks, Sean. I just hope the sac turns out good! No idea how long these MM's will last.

    A better shot of the sac:

    It's just a little bigger than a pea. :D
  15. Shell

    Shell ArachnoVixen AKA Dream Crusher AKA Heartbreaker Staff Member

    You weren't kidding when you said it was tiny! Have fun chasing all those slings around :p
  16. Newflvr

    Newflvr Arachnosquire

    I got mine as 2nd instar and yes they are very small.
  17. Here's a thread I made back when I got them showing their size:

    Talk about tiny!
  18. I decided to pull the eggsac today to find a bunch of eggs. Although none of them have developed yet, most appear oblong and I think they will turn to EWL's soon. I have my fingers crossed. :)


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  19. Finally have a few EWL's:
  20. Comatose

    Comatose Arachnobaron Old Timer

    So at 2i, these guys are no more than 1/8 inch, right? The one in the other thread you linked above looked a touch bigger than that but I wasn't sure if that was 2i.