M. religiosa overhaul! Stay tuned!

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agent A

the autistic flower mantis
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hey folks,
so idk if anyone else has tried rearing hatchlings of Mantis religiosa and failed miserably, with huge die-offs immediately?
well, I have a few ooths and I am going to try outdoor rearing cages and then indoor cages mimicing some aspects of the outdoors (day/night temp shift, UVB light, etc) to try and pinpoint what about being indoors is so detrimental to this species as youngins
I will elaborate more on this later (gotta run to teach my class in a few) but stay tuned!!
 

The Wolven

bug-cats or cat-bugs? That is the real question.
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This is going to be a super cool experiment. I can’t wait to see the results.
 

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