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Sepia Bandensis Eggs Available

cuttlefishguy

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#1
Hello all,

Over the last month my cuttles has been laying hundreds of eggs many of which were no good. Finally after cleaning many bad eggs out of the tank I have hatchlings. Just wanted to know if anyone would be interested in some?
 

LiquidFunk

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My cuttle just layed eggs yesterday, how do you know if they are "bad"?

Before I look into care of young, Ill need to know if there is any chance of these things hatching.

No chance of a male in about 2.5 weeks, could they be fertile?
 

cuttlefishguy

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Well it could take a few batches of eggs before your cuttle gets it right. Are the eggs clear or black? It will also take a few weeks for the eggs to plump up. Thats how you know there good.
 

KDS

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Cuttlefishguy, I have been looking for a cuttlefish for a while. Would you be selling the hatchlings or the eggs? Also, how much would you be selling them for?
 

KDS

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Cuttlefishguy, that is great. But I need some details. How are you going to ship them, how do I pay you, how much are you going to charge for shipping, are the hatchlings eating frozen yet, if not what are you feeding them? Also, it is currently 90deg. where I live and I am sure they will need an ice pack or something. And is there any chance that I could get a refund if the babies were to die during shipping?
 

cuttlefishguy

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Hello the hatchlings are eating tigger pods and little amphiopods right now. I live in Florida and it's very hot here as well. They will be fine in the shipping without icepacks, I don't drop them off until 7pm so they will be shipped for the most part at night when it's cooler. I would ship them overnight using either fedex or ups. I need your zipcode to see what the shipping would cost and unfortunately I can not give a refund for DOA I can't be responsible for fedex or ups shipping delays or there handling proceedures. Sorry about that. I know if you were worried about the heat I can have the package held at a ups or fedex store that way you can pick them up first thing in the morning instead of having to wait until 10:30AM for them to be delivered. You can pay me through paypal.

Thanks
Adam
 

Nicola

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HI,
I will be looking for S.bandensis hatchlings in about 6 months time - do you know anyone who gets eggs frequently in the UK that I can contact nearer the time or is it best just to keep checking the forum?
Cheers
Nicola
 

avel

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Do you regularly have sepia bandensis eggs, or have you moved on to only raising Octopus chierchiae? I ask because on your site I could only find a log for the octopus.
 

trouwvalk

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Hi people, i'm new around here :) and verry interested in the sepia bandensis.
i already have some sepia officinalis in my coldwater tank.
And now i'm looking for the tropical one
Does anyone know if you can ship some eggs overseas?
 

ilovecorals

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hey cuttlefish guy i know that you might be pretty busy but i sent you a pm two or three days ago and i haven't heard anything back...did you get it?
 

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