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Pill bug looking critter in orchids....

This is a discussion on Pill bug looking critter in orchids.... within the Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; I'm guessing I have these pill bug looking critters because I have been neglecting to ...

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    Default Pill bug looking critter in orchids....

    I'm guessing I have these pill bug looking critters because I have been neglecting to repot.... Now I'm wondering what are they? Do they do damage to the orchids, and how do I get rid of them?

    Thx for any insights!!
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    I'm not sure what it is or if it is harmful, but I would do my best to remove them. Repotting sounds like a good idea!

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    Looks like a juvenile pill bug. I agree - time to re-pot!

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