[img=400x300]http://i1226.photobucket.com/albums/ee402/alliswell777/101_2286.jpg[/img] the 2 fotos i posted show what i wasnt sure of, some weeks back. at the beginning of his abdomen, on each side, were those "bumps". when he would lean out of his shell, i could see them, but wasnt sure if these were what was called the molt sac. well, perhaps they are normal, then. they just seemed to bulge from his shell, & i just didnt know.