Neurergus crocatus egg and larvae pic

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First time working with this species and spent some time photographing at home. My microscope isn't good enough to get development pics of the egg but does show the double membrane nicely. The larvae is a recent hatched individual.







And yes I need to fix the date/time stamp :) Some may have seen this post on the fb page.
 

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congratulations ...i hope that you ll gona raise hundreds and hundreds of babies.
how old are the adults ?
and you are keeping them in full water set up year round or only for the breeding season ?
 
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