⨂ Larvae - Mars Rhino Beetle, (Megasoma mars)
Common name - Mars Rhino Beetle
Scientific name - Megasoma mars
The listing is for 1x beetle larva, of a rhinoceros beetle species that holds the world record for being the second heaviest insect in the world. This particular species of Megasoma is characterised by their unusual metallic sheen all over their body.
These are CAPTIVE BRED, with this stock originating from Peru.
Species in the Megasoma genus are one of the largest group of rhino beetles, and the larvae of this particular species holds the world record for insect weight at up to 230g, which is almost equivalent to 10 Roborovski hamsters.
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 Special Delivery
UK – Royal Mail 1st Class Signed For
Worldwide – Royal Mail Registered
DISPATCH DATE – Monday
*During these difficult times, orders are despatched collectively once a week on Mondays to keep everyone safe. Orders placed after Sunday 6pm (GMT) will be despatched the Monday a week later.*
*Live-Arrival-Guarantee (LAG) only applies to livestock shipped via overnight services. See T&Cs for full details. No exceptions apply.*
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Orders are shipped entirely at the customer's own risk.
For the full T&Cs, please click on the link HERE. Failure to read the Terms prior to purchase is upon the full responsibility of the customer.
Regular price From £2.70 GBPRegular priceUnit price per
£3.00 GBPSale price From £2.70 GBP
Regular price From £8.00 GBPRegular priceUnit price per
£10.00 GBPSale price From £8.00 GBP
Regular price From £10.00 GBPRegular priceUnit price per
£12.00 GBPSale price From £10.00 GBP
Regular price From £22.50 GBPRegular priceUnit price per
£25.00 GBPSale price From £22.50 GBP