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Insects, Molluscs and other small life forms from Israel (by Oz Rittner)

Sal


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I have been interested in Lepidoptera for as long as I can remember, and have been breeding diferent species of Sphingidae and saturniidae the past 20 years.

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6 Comments

Reply saturnids
11:27 PM on August 4, 2009 
Thanks Sal, I will check about the Rothschildia but will definetly wait for Brahmaea. Its not for me personally but I might join the order as well.
Let me know when you have ovae!
Cheers,
Oz
Reply Sal
2:52 PM on August 4, 2009 
I just thought I┤d check in Actias.de for you if there was something of interest that would take ligustrum and found an ad only posted yesterday for Rothschildia lebeau eggs, and it┤s quite cheap, have a go if you like, he might have some left still. Here is the link:
http://www.actias.org/index.php?page=Thread&threadID=17272&s=cc86
207e0e0a3501df5c7fb40582990016c2f5c4

Sal
Reply Sal
2:40 PM on August 4, 2009 
Hello Oz
I do have Sphinx ligustri in 5th instar, so it won┤t be too long before I have pupae, I could sell those to you, but you would only have the adults next spring....
I also have Brahmaea certhia and B. hearsyi but they are still L3 and L1 so probably it┤s still going to be around month and a half to 2 months before I have a chance to obtain ova.

All the best
Sal
Reply saturnids
4:34 AM on August 4, 2009 
Hi Sal,
Do you have any Ligustrum feeding species at the moment for sale?
What about Rothschildia? Brahmaea?
Let me know!
Thanks,
Oz
Reply saturnids
2:58 PM on August 1, 2009 
Hi Sal,
I didn't make the connection but sure I remember.
I haven't reared Saturnids for a long time...
Hope all is good and happy to see your face!
With best regards,
Oz
Reply saturnids
1:34 PM on August 1, 2009 
Hi Sal and welcome to the site!
Regards,
Oz