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Old 10-28-2007, 07:04 AM   #5041
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They aren't pupae. And they aren't exactly eggs, but that's really close.
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Old 10-28-2007, 07:22 AM   #5042
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sea monkey egg/spore thingies.
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Old 10-28-2007, 08:14 AM   #5043
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Nope........
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Old 10-28-2007, 09:42 AM   #5044
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are they egg sacs of some very small arthropod (spiders, insects, mites--or more specifically hair lice(nits) or bedbugs?
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Cockroach Poo :D
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Old 10-28-2007, 10:11 AM   #5046
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They are an egg sac of sorts... but they aren't typically referred to as egg sacs.
Of course, not many people see them in their dried up form....... (hint, hint)
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Old 10-28-2007, 10:21 AM   #5047
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ok...........is it dried caviar or some sort of dried fish eggs or thereof?
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Old 10-28-2007, 10:28 AM   #5048
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Nope. Not fish eggs.
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Old 10-28-2007, 10:33 AM   #5049
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if you pretty, pretty, please, a hint...........are these dessicated items edible to the general population?
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Old 10-28-2007, 10:38 AM   #5050
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Is it what we call cuckoo spit?
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