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Average molting time?

Discussion in 'Molting.' started by shelbers91, Oct 8, 2009.

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  1. shelbers91

    shelbers91 "Preparing For First Molt"

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    Hello:) Does anyone know the average underground molting time for smal/medium sised PP hermies? Because hermie has been under for about 2 weeks i think, Lyla for about 5 dayd and bruce for like a week, I think bruse is trying to recover from PPS, i KNOW hermie molted cuz i posted a pic, and i think lyla is cuz i havnt seen her since. I have peopl over and there like...wheres your crabs? andi tell them there underground molting, and there like..riiight.. ok.. lol Thanks so much for your knowlagable informations!
     
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    cloie74 "Second Molt, A Success"

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    On average 3-4 weeks some have had them under for a couple months though.
    Depends on the individual crab, some go down and get right down to business and other dig underground subway systems before they decide it is time! ;)
     
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    shelbers91 "Preparing For First Molt"

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    lol ok thanks :) yea i know hermie made some subway systems lol i saw the grownd just a moovin away lol he already molted, and i know he dug under the big rock, to you think he could have dug the whole rock out and could he be stuck? and OOO I just l;ooked, Bruce it undigign himself! he was only under about a week, so i think he was just recovering
     
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