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Japanese Fairy Millipede, (Niponia nodulosa)

Japanese Fairy Millipede, (Niponia nodulosa)

Regular price £5.00 GBP
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Common name - Japanese Fairy Millipede
Scientific name - Niponia nodulosa

The listing is for 1x animal, of a rare species of millipede that are infamous for their flat, feather-like body. Fully grown adults measure around 20mm. 

These are CAPTIVE BRED, with this stock originating from Japan.

The 3 sizes available are:
1. Small - 0.5-0.75cm juveniles
2. Medium - 0.75-1cm grown on juveniles
3. Large - +1cm subadults/adults

The juveniles and adults feed mainly on decaying wood and leaf litter. Additional supplements such as calcium (limestone/cuttlefish bone), fruits & veg, moss, and protein such as fish food should be offered as part of their balanced diet.

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.
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*Disclaimer: These isopods 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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