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This is a discussion on Cannibalism within the Axolotl Eggs, Larvae & Breeding forums, part of the Axolotls (Ambystoma mexicanum) category; Hello my new hatchlings are three days old and I can now see some with no gills at which they ...

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Hello my new hatchlings are three days old and I can now see some with no gills at which they once had, so I have decided to place them in trays like the one in the picture, 4 in 1 and 3 in the othersCannibalism-imageuploadedbytapatalk1339187007.491167.jpg, also would this be a cause of cannibalism at the right stage

When does it often occur?



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They rarely begin to be cannibalistic at only 3 days old. Usually only when they get legs. I don't know why they would have lost their gills.



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