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Vaughan69 26-11-2007 11:32 AM

Sow Bugs/ Woodlice
 
It seems its that time of year again when, no matter how hard you look, you cant find these things aaaaaaaaaaanywhere! Recently i've noticed a build up of mold in my tank around the plant and lumps of wood i have (obviously because it is too moist) so ive left the top off trying to reduce the humidity slightly whilst keeping it in the limits that my scorp will be comfortable BUT ive also heard these bugs do wonders for eating all the stuff you dont want in the tank such as mold, debris, scorp poo etc lol Does anyone have any advice on where to get them (dont say outside, i've tried lol) or whether theyre harmful to the scorp in any way? Thaaaaaaaaaaaaaaanks :2thumb:

serpentkid100 26-11-2007 02:00 PM

never herd of using em for that sort of stuff, but i would say look under bricks and stones where it will be mouldy...:2thumb:

Vaughan69 26-11-2007 02:06 PM

Ive only read it the once on here, someone was saying they were fantastic at it. Ive read up about them and they generally are good at it (although most sites were pest sites:lol2:) but unless they're harmfull to scorps im guessing they could be nothing but good for a tank right? unless they turn it into one big compost heap which could be a bad thing.... :lol2:

Vaughan69 26-11-2007 08:58 PM

Buuuuuuump.... please bump :(

monitorfan666 27-11-2007 12:10 AM

for some reason i havent uses woodlice yet ive heard very good things about using them. apparently they do do the job and do clean very well

look under any bricks that are crumbling off a wall lol
or maybe Ebay

or lol Dartfrog - Livefoods
:grin1:

Vaughan69 27-11-2007 09:59 AM

Ive tried looking everywhere i can think of outside, under bricks, lumps of wood etc and no luck, guess its just because its winter really. Bit of a shame though, id love to see how efficient they really are.

Vaughan69 27-11-2007 01:22 PM

Found one in the bathroom this morning... Woop! lol

zirliz 27-11-2007 08:45 PM

I got mine from dartfrog needed over 200 Procelio scaber for 4th year project,

Vaughan69 27-11-2007 09:18 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by zirliz (Post 1045564)
I got mine from dartfrog needed over 200 Procelio scaber for 4th year project,

Peeeeeeeeeeeeerfect! Fankoooooo!!!!


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