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Porcellio scaber "Lava"

Porcellio scaber "Lava"

Regular price $25.00 USD
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Porcellio scaber "Lava"

The coloration of Lava isopods can vary widely, ranging from entirely orange with a few black spots to predominantly black with minimal orange spots. They are highly active and have a strong appetite for protein. I maintain mine with a moisture gradient of approximately 50/50.

Skill level: EASY

Reproduction rate: Fast

Humidity: Medium

Food: Main source of food should be decaying leaf litter and wood. Protein should be fed at least once a week for Porcellio scaber.

Size: Medium-Large

Cleanup crew?: Yes

  • These isopods are captive bred.
  • Per USDA APHIS - do NOT release isopods into the wild.
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