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Mystery Naked Apeuthes EGG

Discussion in 'Myriapods' started by mickiem, Nov 29, 2017.

  1. mickiem

    mickiem Arachnoprince Active Member

    i found a naked egg in my Thai Rainbows home in September. In a few weeks, I had pedelings. But the egg was huge - 1.4 mm and it was naked. Apeuthes encase their eggs in fecal pellets and are closer to 1 mm. I really don’t think a fertilizer pellet could find its way to my home (I don’t use them or products that contain them). I would be shocked to find my carelessness landed an egg from a neighbors enclosure. I don’t even share food amongst enclosures. Once in, it stays in. This is the third one I have found! I gave it its own home now and I can’t wait to see what becomes of it.
  2. mickiem

    mickiem Arachnoprince Active Member

  3. mickiem

    mickiem Arachnoprince Active Member

    A place to call her own DF27DFC2-80AE-4DB3-A2B0-1D90CA59183F.jpeg
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  4. mickiem

    mickiem Arachnoprince Active Member

    The Millipede Supervisor says we don’t need no more stinkin kids! 2E9AB20A-A70D-4110-915F-C7112599D97E.jpeg
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  5. desmess3000

    desmess3000 Arachnopeon

    THE EGG! Lol

    Can't wait to see what ya got there.
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  6. davehuth

    davehuth Arachnosquire Active Member

    Hey @mickiem , did this ever hatch? Sorry if you mentioned in a different thread and I missed it...
  7. mickiem

    mickiem Arachnoprince Active Member

    No! It turned darker and shriveled. I am pretty certain it was an egg. We may never unravel the mystery of the naked egg!
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  8. Elytra and Antenna

    Elytra and Antenna Arachnoking Old Timer