Red Wigglers Vs Nightcrawlers

Red Wigglers Vs Nightcrawlers. Red wigglers like to dwell the surface layers while nightcrawler’s like to dig deeper. The main difference between red wigglers and and the earthworm/nightcrawler is in what they eat.

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The end result is about seven times. The nightcrawler/dew worm eats soil, a red wiggler eats decaying matter. This means, one species will be more comfortable.

Red Wigglers Like To Dwell The Surface Layers While Nightcrawler’s Like To Dig Deeper.

But they only differ in the size (european’s are larger). He’s almost double in weight, the body feels more like a little muscly snak… They also prefer to live in slightly.

The European Nightcrawler Is The Big Brother Per Say To The Red Wiggler.

Eudrilus eugeniae is a lesser known/used tropical composting (and bait) worm, known as the african nightcrawler (or just ‘african’ or anc for short). This means, one species will be more comfortable. You can find them burrowing and thriving in.

This Makes It More Popular With Fisherman Who Are Trying To.

However, if you have mature worms the nightcrawler will stand out in size.