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frogman
15th July 2011, 16:05
I have fire bellied toads and was wondering if i could feed them water skippers?

Kaysie
15th July 2011, 16:20
What are water skippers?

frogman
15th July 2011, 18:18
They are small insects that sit on the water. They float around and are also known as water-striders.

Shizeric
15th July 2011, 18:33
Also called "Water striders"

Gerridae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerridae)

frogman
15th July 2011, 23:46
Thanks for getting that link. I couldn't figure out how.:confused:

SpaceCadetHayde
16th July 2011, 03:50
After a quick read through the wikipedia article, I wouldn't feed them to any of my amphibians. They're carnivorous, secrete a nasty smell to ward off predators, and wild caught ones could be vectors for different parasites.

frogman
16th July 2011, 17:14
Ok thank you.