eggs

  1. TQN

    Here we go again...

    Well, this morning more cuttle eggs arrived! These ones came from Tracy in southern Utah (Octopus Reef). I ordered 10, and when they arrived, there were a bunch of extras thrown in too. Overall a very smooth transaction, and the eggs look great! One hatched in transit, and I can see babies...
  2. Cryp_Sis

    Introducing Moomin! Any ideas on ID?

    Hello everyone, I brought this beautiful girl (I am of course guessing on gender) home about 10 days ago, and she is doing wonderfully (all thanks to what I learnt on TONMO. I could never have done it without you guys). She spends most of her day inside a pot or her pipe, but comes out at least...
  3. joefish84

    this is like watching grass grow

    ok so i got up every couple hours last night trying to catch the start of the hatch in action... never did... so all day ive been waiting. still hasnt occurred. the eggs look ready to explode and the babies are wriggling their arms around frantically. but anyway heres some more pics to...
  4. joefish84

    about to pop

    well aside from the few stragglers the eggs look like they are about to pop. the yolks are completely gone in about 85% of the eggs and the little fellas in them are starting to get awfully restless. i think it will be in the next 24 hours or so that they will hatch. just out of curiosity...
  5. shipposhack

    [Cuttlefish Eggs]: Cuttle babies

    Last Tuesday (12/11/07) I received two clutches of cuttlefish eggs. Each had 10 eggs, but 3 out of the 20 were deflated leaving me 17. They are in 2 separate net breeders right now, one has more light and flow than the other. I want to see if that makes a difference in activity, growth rate, and...
  6. joefish84

    take a look at ahabs eggs now...

    well a small strand of about 20 eggs fell off the ceiling of the den and ended up on the bottom glass. i was able to get a few pictures of them. i also tried to slip an airhose in on the end of a syringe to try and suck up the loose eggs but she blew at the hose resulting in the eggs being...
  7. Thales

    WC bandensis eggs!

    I am selling bandensis eggs through www.newalameda.com - a local fish store that I help out. The eggs/babies are at my place and I bring them over as needed. I should be getting more eggs this week, and right now I have about 10 eggs and 10 babies - the eggs are hatchin! :D RR
  8. D

    do mother octos consume their eggs??

    Hi, :welcome: I have an unidentified octo which I got from the beach during my evening walk. To my surprise it was brooding on its eggs.. I placed it in a fiber reinforced plastic tank of 150 l capacity and tried to feed it with small shrimps which it hardly consumed. To my surprise, after a...
  9. Jean

    Portobello Diary

    I've FINALLY got a digicam!!! So here's a pic of one of our Octopus (we have 4 at the moment Earle {After Dr Sylvia Earle, who was a reccent visitor here!}, Arrow, Squiffy and Trev). This is Trev who has spent the holidays meeting and greeting visitors for 10 -20 mins each day. Visitors could...
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