Bugs in my hatchery

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Bugs in my hatchery

Postby hdbikersbabe on Wed Sep 26, 2012 10:57 pm

Yuk. These bugs or whatever are "hatching" from my mystery snail eggs. I know these aren't snails. Help please.
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Re: Bugs in my hatchery

Postby pbgroupie on Thu Sep 27, 2012 10:21 am

Looks like some insect took advantage of a warm moist spot to lay their eggs. I'm thinking drain moth/moth fly larvae. They are harmless to snails and humans, just pesky. They only live a few days usually. You can rinse off the clutches gently and rinse out the container to rid yourself of most of them.
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Re: Bugs in my hatchery

Postby hdbikersbabe on Thu Sep 27, 2012 5:07 pm

pbgroupie wrote:Looks like some insect took advantage of a warm moist spot to lay their eggs. I'm thinking drain moth/moth fly larvae. They are harmless to snails and humans, just pesky. They only live a few days usually. You can rinse off the clutches gently and rinse out the container to rid yourself of most of them.


Thank you very much. I was like that is not a snail that I've ever seen :)
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