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Who molted today?

Discussion in 'Tarantula Chat' started by T Frank, Dec 30, 2007.

  1. DanBsTs

    DanBsTs Dan (Not Even Cool) the Man

    My tiny 1/4" obt sling is about halfway through molting as I type this :smug: pretty sure it just ate yesterday too lol crazy bugger.
  2. tewebag

    tewebag Arachnoknight

    Been a busy week, last seven days have seen five molts.
    1/2" Lasiodora difficilis
    2" Avicularia avicularia (confirmed male on this molt)
    2 1/2" Avicularia avicularia who once again destroyed the molt
    1 1/2" Ephebopus murinus
    4" Aphonopelma seemanni bcf (female)

    Currently have four others in heavy premolts so waiting on that still
  3. draconisj4

    draconisj4 Arachnoknight

    T. ockerti, E. murinus and D. pentaloris
  4. Minty

    Minty Alba gu bràth Arachnosupporter

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    Arrived home to a surprise P Metallica molt!
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  5. JBarbaresi

    JBarbaresi Arachnosquire

    N. chromatus. 1 of 4 slings I just received Wednesday. Should be pushing about 2” now.

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  6. athlete96

    athlete96 Arachnosquire

    G. pulchripes started moulting yesterday and it's finished today. I actually got to see it on its back and everything. Very cool.
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  7. C. Versicolor, now approx 1" Screenshot_20180608-204948.png
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  8. Thekla

    Thekla Arachnobaron Active Member

    C. ritae sling just finished moulting for the second time within a month. :D

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  9. basin79

    basin79 Arachnoking Active Member

    My BBB (Beautiful Black Bulldozer) moulted last night/this morning. Grammostola pulchra.

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  10. basin79

    basin79 Arachnoking Active Member

    The pics where troubling me. Why's she so leggy? Opened her enclosure. Absolutely bloody gutted. Time to contact the seller me thinks.

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  11. Ungoliant

    Ungoliant Malleus Aranearum Staff Member

    Genicula (my juvenile male Acanthoscurria geniculata), who had been in pre-molt since May 19, molted last night. He looks a lot better (and more comfortable).

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    Well, at least it's a species that is in high demand, and he looks good and healthy.
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  12. basin79

    basin79 Arachnoking Active Member

    I'm absolutely gutted as "she" arrived a little tatty. Moulted looked better but still. This moult was going to show "her" off in perfect condition. Then a stinking leggy MM pops out.
  13. Ungoliant

    Ungoliant Malleus Aranearum Staff Member

    Yeah, that's disappointing, and the seller should probably give you a partial refund if it was sold as a confirmed female.

    Still, sometimes you have to [insert cliché about making the best of a bad situation].
  14. basin79

    basin79 Arachnoking Active Member

    I'm more of a my glass is half empty sort. Although I have just found a tarantula that will be a wonderful "replacement" for my resentment and bitterness.
  15. dangerforceidle

    dangerforceidle Arachnobaron Active Member

    Do tell!
  16. Venom1080

    Venom1080 Arachnoemperor Active Member

    Poecilotheria subfusca Highland. Maybe 6" or so now. Going to look awesome once she comes out for pictures/food.
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  17. basin79

    basin79 Arachnoking Active Member

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  18. The Grym Reaper

    The Grym Reaper Arachnotank Arachnosupporter

    B. albopilosum (Nicaragua) - I tore up the moult untangling it but I think I saw a flap
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  19. Thekla

    Thekla Arachnobaron Active Member

    Just woke up to this:


    I've been waiting for this moult since I got my B. hamorii almost 9 months ago. :D
    Her last meal was 5 months ago.
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  20. Misty Day

    Misty Day Arachnobaron

    Got a surprise molt from my female Poecilotheria miranda, shes probably over 3 inches now. Her brother should be molting soon also.
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