Category: Isopods

Nosy Roly-Poly

Armadillidium nasatum Cultivar name: “Orange” 12 mixed: $15 50 mixed: $50 100 mixed: $90 (Contact for availability) Isolated by Roach Crossing. A pleasant surprise found while gardening, “Orange” boasts saturated orange striping over creamsicle...

Great Canyon Isopod

Porcellio dilatatus 8 mixed: $10 35 mixed: $40 100 mixed: $90 Despite the larger maximum size of the skirted isopod, the great canyon isopod reaches larger adult sizes more consistently. This species often burrows...

Skirted Isopod

Oniscus asellus 10 mixed: $10 45 mixed: $40 100 mixed: $90 Oniscus asellus is the largest isopod currently available, though the great canyon isopod attains a larger average adult size. I have found several...

Smooth Isopod

Porcellio laevis 10 mixed: $10 45 mixed: $40 100 mixed: $90 (Contact for availability) Although most of the other isopods available here are introduced in my lovely home state of Michigan, the smooth isopod...

Brickwork Isopod

Porcellio spinicornis 12 mixed: $10 (Contact for availability) 50 mixed: $40 (Not Available) The brickwork isopod gets its name from its interesting habitat choices. It is most commonly found in rock piles, on brick...

Rathki’s Trachelipus

Trachelipus rathkii Cultivar name: “Rainbow Mix” 12 mixed: $10 50 mixed: $40 (Contact for availability) Isolated by Roach Crossing. Yet another introduced isopod species, Rathki’s Trachelipus usually inhabits leaf litter and dead logs. It...

Rough Isopod

Porcellio scaber 12 mixed: $5 50 mixed: $20 100 mixed: $35 Perhaps one of the most familiar organisms anywhere, the rough isopod can be found almost anywhere humans have colonized, just like roaches! Unlike...

Rough Isopod

Porcellio scaber Cultivar name: “Dalmatian” 12 mixed: $20 50 mixed: $75 100 mixed: $140 Isolated by Roach Crossing. Please see the Porcellio scaber page for additional information.