Orange/Tan flying bugs?!

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Orange/Tan flying bugs?!

Post by Cal » Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:19 am

I just found three or four flying orangeish tan bugs in the crabitat?! I had found one like a couple weeks ago but i thought it just got in from the house. If this is an infestation i cant keep them anymore, I’ve never seen this kind of bug before and it’s freaking me out lol. I’ll try and get a picture in a second, but does anyone know what these are?!

Edit- i cant find them flying around anymore , I’m not sure if they got out or are just resting but if i find them again i will be sure to take a picture. If anyone knows what they are just from the description, that would be great! They are kind of like round ish looking with wings, although i didn’t look for long.


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Re: Orange/Tan flying bugs?!

Post by HappyHermit0916 » Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:44 pm

They could possibly be fruit flys :?
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Re: Orange/Tan flying bugs?!

Post by Cal » Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:41 pm

HappyHermit0916 wrote:They could possibly be fruit flys :?
Oh ok, thanks!! just checked again and they are DEFINITELY fruit flies lol, ty for the response!


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Re: Orange/Tan flying bugs?!

Post by CombatMist » Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:23 pm

Darn hospitibal crabitat! On the upside it means your making a great environment
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Re: Orange/Tan flying bugs?!

Post by GotButterflies » Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:58 am

Fruit flys are the worst!! Try to refrain from feeding fresh foods - stick to dry foods, and only put the foods in there when the hermits are awake. Good luck! :) You can also make the bottle traps to keep outside of your tank. :)
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