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How long till my pandinus molts??

Discussion in 'Scorpions' started by avd88, Jan 19, 2005.

  1. avd88

    avd88 Arachnosquire Old Timer

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    Hi, im new to this forum and I have as a pet an emperor scorpion, Im a begginer at this so I really dont know how long till my scorpion molts, its about 4 inches long from the telson to the pedipalps, and Ive had her(or him, i think its a she) for about 9 months and it hasnt molted once. Does anybody know if somethings wrong with her or if this is normal? ThanX

    *Beto*
     
  2. G. Carnell

    G. Carnell Arachnoemperor Old Timer

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    hi,
    either it will moult soon, or its already adult ;D
     
  3. avd88

    avd88 Arachnosquire Old Timer

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    Thanx Carnell, so emperors molt just 1 time during their life period?
     
  4. NYbirdEater

    NYbirdEater Arachnobaron Old Timer

    how big is your scorp? I think they molt 6-9 times over life. He means if it is full grown already it won't molt again.
     
  5. avd88

    avd88 Arachnosquire Old Timer

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    Its not so big, its about 4 inches bout 9 or 10 cm, stretched out. (like 2 inches without the metasoma)
     
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