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PostSubject: substrate question   substrate question Empty12/15/2010, 6:22 pm

im getting 2 vajovis confusus next week which you probably know need a humidity of 50%. im just wondering what substrate i can use because i want to avoid sand because i want to be able to see the scorps
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PostSubject: Re: substrate question   substrate question Empty12/15/2010, 10:10 pm

I'm a little confused -- how do you mean that sand will prevent you from seeing them? Is it because of a lack of contrast?

For Vaejovis spp., I'd recommend a mixture of sand and coco fiber. If you're concerned about them not standing out against that, some hobbyists will use black sand.

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PostSubject: Re: substrate question   substrate question Empty12/16/2010, 7:51 am

yeah as he said a mixture of sand and coco fiber
it will hold humidity for a while and they will be able to burrow ext.
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