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⨂ Larvae - Antler Flower Beetle, (Dicronocephalus wallichi)

⨂ Larvae - Antler Flower Beetle, (Dicronocephalus wallichi)

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Common name - Antler Flower Beetle
Scientific name - Dicronocephalus wallichi bourgoini

The listing is for 1x beetle larva,of a RARE, unusual flower beetle species which possesses two large horns, much like a stag beetle.

Larvae are exceptionally fast growing as they can reach the pupation stage in as little as 3 months (approx. 9 months for other flower beetles this size), and should be kept in slightly drier and cooler conditions once they do.

These are CAPTIVE BRED in my collection, with this stock originating from Taiwan.

The adult beetles feed on a variety of fruits such as banana, apple, pear, peach and watermelon. The larvae feed on decaying wood and leaf litter.

Beetle Larvae Care Sheet:

UK - Royal Mail Standard (NO live arrival guarantee)
UK - Royal Mail Special Delivery (live arrival guarantee)

*Orders are despatched collectively once a week every Monday. The cut-off time is Sunday 6pm (British Time), and any orders placed after the cut-off will scheduled for despatch the following Monday.*

Orders are shipped at the buyer's own risk.
For the full T&Cs, please click on the link HERE.

*Disclaimer: These insects are non-poisonous and pose no harm when treated with gentle care, aligning with our commitment to the welfare of all living beings.*

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