|... for insect
cages and living stick insects
insects and Silkmoths...
Pick an enjoyable pet insect to suit your lifestyle. From
classic thin, to wide and chunky, these social insects are supplied in small
groups. Nymphs (youngsters), or adults, your perfect choice awaits.
colour information sheet is included. All our stick insects are
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Thailand stick insect
|Thailand stick insects
Thailand stick insects are large and stick-like. They are lively stick insects
and easy to breed.
The females can grow to
18cm and the males to 15cm. The adult females start off green and then darken
with age. You shall be sent green ones.
Thailand stick insects eat bramble (blackberry) leaves. They do
best in the tall airy ELC cage.
Pack of four Thailand stick insect adults (two females and two
males)+ colour stick insect information sheet... £10.
Fascinating Fact : all of our
Thailand stick insects are descended from a few individuals sent to us
decades ago by the person who first discovered them in Thailand!
|Indian stick insects
Indian stick insects are easy to handle, easy to breed, and suitable for all
ages. They grow to 11cm. Parthenogenetic (all females).
Indian stick insects eat bramble (blackberry) leaves, also hazel
leaves. They do best in the tall airy ELC cage.
Pack of two Indian stick insect adults +
colour stick insect information sheet... £10.
Express delivery £9.95.
Winged stick insect adult
|Pink Winged stick insects
Easy to keep, easy to handle, easy to breed, and suitable for all
ages. They grow to 15cm. Parthenogenetic (all females).
You will receive
four "nymphs". These are immature insects which means you can enjoy seeing them
grow bigger over the next few months. They get their wings when they are
Pink Winged stick insects eat bramble
(blackberry) leaves, also eucalyptus leaves. They do best in the tall airy
The adults glue their eggs into the
holes in the white mesh and also onto Hatch Mats. Leave the eggs where they
have been glued.
Pack of four Pink Winged
stick insect nymphs + colour stick insect information sheet...
Pack of six Hatch Mats £3.
Express delivery £9.95.
||Indian Eri silkmoths
Indian Eri silkmoths (Samia ricini) emerge from large white
These silkmoths like to rest inside the
TTQ cage, on the mesh side or on dead twigs. They are large silkmoths and so
you can take them out and let them walk across your hands. Most are reluctant
to fly but some individuals do fly a short distance, for example from your hand
to a table.
Keep the Indian Eri silkmoths in the TTQ cage, in a room
that is comfortably warm.
These silkmoths do not eat but if you have
males and females they will mate and then the female glues her white eggs onto
the sides of the TTQ cage or on dead sticks.
Adult Indian Eri silkmoths
live for about ten days. When they have died, you can pull the eggs off and
store them in a QBOX.
When the eggs hatch,
feed the caterpillars privet leaves. Keep small caterpillars in a QBOX or HUA
Pot and large caterpillars in the TTQ cage.
Pack of TTQ cage + ten TTQ Liners +
two Indian Eri silkmoth cocoons + information sheet ...
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