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⨂ Larvae - Candy Flower Beetle, (Pachnoda iskuulka)

⨂ Larvae - Candy Flower Beetle, (Pachnoda iskuulka)

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Common name - Candy Flower Beetle
Scientific name - Pachnoda iskuulka

The listing is for 1x beetle larva, of a new species of flower beetle that was described and first bred in 2019.

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

This species is very easy to breed similarly to Sun Beetles (Pachnoda marginata) and are therefore suitable for beginners to rear. The thorax is lemon yellow, and the wings are covered in contrasting markings of black and red / orange / yellow.

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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