Category: New Species

Common Fruit Fly

Drosophila melanogaster Cultivar name: “Turkish Glider”   Culture cup:  $8 For tiny mouths, you need tiny food. Golden delicious fruit flies are top-tier feeders for dart frogs and nearly unrivaled prey for tiny arthropods...

Horrid King Assassin Bug

Psytalla horrida   Mixed nymphs : $20/each (Contact for availability) Starter colony (8 mixed): $150 (Contact for availability) Grisly, colossal, and fittingly covered in warning colors, the horrida king assassin bug is the largest...

Ivory Millipede

Chicobolus spinigerus “Big Pine Key” Mixed sizes: $7/each (Contact for availability) Starter colony (8 mixed): $50 (Contact for availability) The ivory millipede ranges from the Carolinas south to the Florida Keys. Once split into...

Boulder Pseudoscorpion

cf. Chernetidae sp. Starter colony (~12 mixed): $60 Upon learning about them in a well-used field guide, textbook, art piece, or documentary, pseudoscorpions immediately fascinate the minds of all who discover them. These intriguing...

Harlequin Flower Beetle

Gymnetis caseyi Mixed larvae: $7/each (Contact for availability) Starter colony (8 mixed larvae): $40 (Contact for availability) Adults: $10/each (Contact for availability) Fret not indigenous beetle-lovers, the harlequin flower beetle is the answer to...

Giant Arcane Earwig

Euborellia arcanum Starter colony (8 mixed nymphs): $50 (Contact for availability) Perhaps a first time offering of an earwig species, what better way to leap into an exciting new facet of insect keeping than...

Eastern Lubber Grasshopper

Romalea microptera “Yellow” Mixed nymphs: $5/each (Contact for availability) Starter colony (8 mixed nymphs): $35 (Contact for availability) Adults: $20/each (Contact for availability) The giant, overt, and clumsy lubber grasshopper is a friend to...

American Giant Millipede

Narceus americanus “Wetumpka” Mixed sizes: $10/each (Not available) Starter colony (8 mixed): $70 (Not available) Long-time friend and bug keeper Alan Jeon never disappoints. After sending pictures of some odd looking Narceus he had...

Rough Isopod

Porcellio scaber Cultivar name: “Orange Dalmatian” 12 mixed: $30 (Contact for availability) 50 mixed: $110 (Contact for availability) 100 mixed: $200 (Contact for availability) Isolated by Ryan Orr. Please see the Porcellio scaber page...

Rough Isopod

Porcellio scaber Cultivar name: “White Out” 12 mixed: $40 50 mixed: $150 Isolated by Roach Crossing. This fascinating cultivar possesses absolutely no dark pigmentation- even its eyes are whited out! Please see the Porcellio...