Little white things in water

pixi14369

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I am guessing they are spring tails, and they are long and thin, and have long antenae, but i would like to make sure...and the funnything is they only appear in my Cobalts cage, not the Pinktoe right next to it...
 

jwb121377

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could they be pinhead crickets? How moist is you enclosure?
 

pixi14369

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no for two reasons, way to small.....second no crickets have been in this enclosure yet..
 

jwb121377

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What kind of substrate are you using, and has it been outside?
 

Jono_mad

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hi. i get a few springtails hop into the water dish when i put fresh moist peat into an enclosure. never seen any antenae though...
Jono
 

pixi14369

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well all i know is they are not mites....and all that i can see ar ein the dish of water..nowhere else.....yet..
 
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