I’ve posted about some of the delightful arthropod pets that live in my office before, but we’ve had some adorable additions that I thought I would share.
We now have seven tarantulas…here are the ones that were cooperating:
Fine, DON’T cooperate! See if I care!
We also have a scorpion:
And predatory stink bugs (Euthyrhynchus floridanus):
We’ve had these death feigning beetles (Asbolus verrucosus) for a long time:
But we’ve added Warrior Beetles (Pasimachus sp.) to our beetle collection:
And rainbow dung beetles (Phanaeus vindex)! Which are always exciting to feed…Rascal has been doing a lot of the feeding for us (she delivers!):
And of course our stick insect population is booming:
I’ll do a Mantis photo shoot update soon…