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 Help! How long does it take for baby crickets to grow to adults?

I was wondering cuz ive had my baby crickets (over 1,500 in a 10 gal. tank) for about 3 weeks now well almost, theres only a few adults left, but thats besides the point, i was wondering if any one knew how long it will take for the babies to grow to adult size? anyone know? plz help.



08/27/04  5:50am

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Jillybean
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  Message To: IostlnTheShadowz   In reference to Message Id: 129793


 Help! How long does it take for baby crickets to grow to adults?

Three weeks and they should get pretty big, give it five and they’ll be full grown.



08/27/04  11:49pm

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IostlnTheShadowz
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 Help! How long does it take for baby crickets to grow to adults?

are you sure....well some are getting bigger, and its been...well it will be 4 weeks by the 3rd and 5 by the 10th.....i also have quite a few albino ones too they look cool.



09/03/04  12:32am

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  Message To: IostlnTheShadowz   In reference to Message Id: 135003


 Help! How long does it take for baby crickets to grow to adults?

A Crickets complete life span is only 8-10 weeks maybe a little more.

Those aren’t albino’s :-) This means they have shed their skin because they are growing too big for the old one. This is a very vulnerable time for the cricket because the other ones will often attack, kill then eat these "fresh" crickets because their skin is still very soft..



09/03/04  5:43pm

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IostlnTheShadowz
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  Message To: MrGreen   In reference to Message Id: 135304


 Help! How long does it take for baby crickets to grow to adults?

they are babie albino crickets.......they are really clear and small not too small but tahy are getting bigger.......i swear they ones that were clear turned white and they are getting huge.....but if you say so....



09/04/04  12:40am


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