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Dubias allergies?

PostPosted: Sat Apr 27, 2019 6:18 pm
by Lexylexyy
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Hi what temperatures can Dubias mate? And how long will it take to get babies??

Also, is it true if I handle Dubia a lot
I can get allergies?? And is that if I hold them on my hand? And what kind of allergies?!

Re: Dubias allergies?

PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:45 am
by JumpinJellyfish
Hi - yes, some people develop a sensitivity to them. Some sites recommend thin rubber gloves and a painters mask to help avoid that.
Here's some good information to start with, and you csn Google "dubia roach colony care" for more.
https://www.aaronpauling.com/pages/dubi ... care-sheet
Gestation for discoids is sbout 2 months, so dubia may be similar, and then you'd need time for the babies to grow. :0)