Porcellio laevis 'orange' are also a hardy species of isopod and produce quickly once established. P. Laevis Isopods are large, active, and have a unique solid orange pattern. This species is best kept as pets or with large hardy reptile species such as a bearded dragon or used as feeders. This is due to the fact that this species requires a high protein diet and in rare cases, starving isopods may attempt to consume the carapace of freshly molted invertebrates or even gnaw on small or delicate reptiles or amphibians. However they can be a beautiful addition to your vivarium if you provide the appropriate husbandry.
Porcellio Laevis "Orange"
Our P. Laevis cultures come in our own bioactive substrate in 8oz deli cups. We provide them with leaf litter and calcium to ensure their needs are met. Our cultures come in quantities of 12 and 24. These guys require a moisture gradient to succeed in molting and thermoregulation. We provide opposite corners of wet and dry sphagnum moss to achieve this. You will also notice a piece of our Iso-grub since these guys require a high protein diet. If any mold occurs during shipping, simply remove the food and mold, and the isopods should take care of the rest!
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If DOA - A new Culture will be sent out, providing you include photo evidence of the deceased.
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