Introduction: Hatching Triops

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My toddler and I got these Triop eggs eh h stay dormant while dry and come back to life in the right conditions. Order eggs online.

Step 1: Condition Water

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Use bottled water or boiled than cooled water. Temp must be between 75 and 85 f

Step 2: Substrate

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Add clean small gravel and bits of broken up moss. Everything must be clean for them to hatch

Step 3: Add Eggs

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Add eggs to water and allow 1-3 days to hatch at 75-85f use heat lamp if needed.

Step 4: Feed

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Once hatched feed daily two pellets of Triop food that came with the eggs. One red and one green crushed up. Will update when triops get bigger.

Comments

technosasquatch (author)2015-02-23

They might be living fossils, but these aren't dinosaurs. Check

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triops

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