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Dilute strong peroxide up to 3-5% with 98% alcohol instead of water. So the ligaments & cartilage won't be damaged so easily. Still in very small...
Is it butchered already? They look interesting as skeletons, here's mine
Beautiful. Did you use replica bill so the real skull is preserved?
I got some critters that died in a fire (not burned though) and smell of smoke is into all their tissues. Are they safe for beetling?
I'll dry & later beetle clean the carcasses except hooves that would be macerated.
Were the ends of ribs damaged after cutting cartilage? And have you found clavicles?
Ribs not fused with sternum are separated
Head, vertebrae & part of hyoid
Got 2 males for free, about 1 meter long. They died several days after mating.
What's better to do with costal cartilage if I want to preserve it...
I made wet specimens. Paddlefish is now farmed in Russia a lot more than in 2013 so I may get a bigger head in better quality.
Update after nearly 8 years) I reconstructed the skull back in 2018 without references and found it just now. Sadly all incisors and canines were...
Those were not albinos but recently molted ones) they turn normal color if isolated and observed, same with occasional 'albino' cockroaches
Once I found several piebald dermestid larvae in my beetle tank, brown with pale spots. Can't find pictures of them currently. Unfortunately they...
Pre-clean from muscles and dry the carcass (no salting since beetles don't like it). Be careful with rear ribs, they're very fragile. Separate...
Great books. However there is a translation error in chameleons sample page:
"The language has also been preserved" - tongue, not language :p
Pieces of rubber cable for support[IMG]
Tanned with Reptile tan. The leather is pliable but transparent in some areas even after breaking, and is a bit oily (I'm afraid dyeing may be...
Hare skull is larger and has wider nasal passage.
You better sell the bones for crafts and find other specimens, then get dermestid beetles.
After cleaning this lab rat I found out that it has unusual outgrowth on 2nd thoracic vertebrae.