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Chinese mantis egg case dud?

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My Chinese mantis egg case that I got in April hatched yesterday! But only 7 came out. The last one on its string died on the string and was just hanging there. This made me think it was clogged so I pulled out the dead one along with the string. It has been a day and no more have come out. Does this mean that the rest still inside the egg case are dead? Or just haven't came out yet? When should I release the ones that have already come out?

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It is fertilized ooth or you wouldn't get anything. Keep the temperature near 80 degrees, you may get more, but Chinese ooths tend to explode all at once.

CHEERS!

Nick

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I got it from Peter in April. Ya I've seen videos and they all come out at once which is why I was wondering I only got six. If I get another one how long will it take to hatch do you think?

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Do you mist with water once a day and keep it warm? More might emerge later

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I mist the enclosure about once every 4 days or so. Should I do it more often? I keep it at around 70-75 degrees Fahrenheit.

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I did what you said and the rest hatched today!

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