Author: TheInsectory

Australian Tarantula Care Guide

Housing Australian tarantulas are found in a wide range of habitats from the Mallee of North West Victoria, through the deserts of central Australia and WA up into the Tropics of the North of Australia. Despite this all, tarantulas are often found in close proximity to a potential water source. Being a burrowing animal a […]

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Centipede CAre Guide

Housing Despite being found in a very wide variety of habitats, even in the desert centipedes will seek out cool damp areas, such as crevices and burrows. In captivity it is imperative to do our best to simulate this environment. A small plastic, glass or acrylic enclosure of minimum 2x body length for each LxWxH. […]

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What invertebrates can I keep?

This post is a basic guide for what can and can’t be kept within the states of Australia. It is in no way to be taken as the law, make sure to do your own research before moving/keeping any invertebrates. Please comment to suggest an edit. VIC, NSW, ACT and SA VIC, NSW, ACT & […]

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How To Bio-Active

Supplies Drainage layer (stones, eggcrate, hydroton) False Bottom Barrier or flyscreen PVC pipe Substrate Decorations (Rocks, Branches) Plants and mosses Dried leaves Sphagnum moss Microfauna Method How To create a rock look background, Coming Thursday 20/9/12

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