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Pick an enjoyable pet insect to suit your lifestyle. From
classic thin, to wide and chunky, these social insects are supplied in small
groups. Nymphs (youngsters), or adults, your perfect choice awaits.
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Latin species name:
The best type to choose if you are new to
keeping stick insects. Indian stick insects are easy to handle, easy to breed,
and suitable for all ages. They grow to 11cm. Parthenogenetic (all females).
Indian stick insects eat bramble (blackberry)
leaves, also hazel leaves. They do best in the tall airy ELC cage.
four Indian stick insect young adults £15.
Pack of six Indian stick
insect young adults £20. * special
Latin species name:
Guinea stick insects
stick insects, males and females occuring in equal numbers. Respond well to
handling and benefit from a lot of exercise outside the cage.
young children to stroke. The nymphs are usually green and the adults brown.
New Guinea stick insects live longer (1½ to 2 years) than most
other species of stick insect.
stick insects eat bramble (blackberry) leaves, rose leaves and hazel leaves.
They do best in the tall airy ELC cage.
Pack of four New Guinea stick insect nymphs
(two males and two females) £29.
Pack of four New Guinea stick insect
young adults (two males and two females) £29.
Pack of six New Guinea stick insect young adults (three males and
three females) £39 * special
Also require a Water Dish (83p) and a Sand Pit (£2.99)
to bury their eggs. Collect the eggs from the sand using the Metal Sieve
(£3.99). Store the eggs in a HUA Pot (£7.30).
|Thailand stick insects
One of the more lively species of stick insect, especially the
Thailand stick insects eat
bramble (blackberry) leaves and need to be transferred from the ELC cage to the
larger AUC cage as they grow. The adult females can grow to 18cm long . They
like large airy cages and so the ELC cage followed by
the AUC cage are ideal housing for Thailand stick
Thailand stick insects have small appetites and so are very low
maintenance, making them the ideal choice for busy people short on time!
insects are thin and so need to be handled with care so they are not damaged.
For this reason, Thailand stick insects are not recommended for very young
children to handle.
Pack of six Thailand stick
insect nymphs £15.
Pack of four Thailand stick insect young adults
Pack of six Thailand stick insect young
adults £20. * special
A mixture of males and
females shall be sent.
Express delivery £9.95.
Thailand stick insect
Adult maleThailand stick insect
||Indian stick insect eggs
Hatch out your own Indian stick insect eggs!
Just leave them in
the small pot provided and wait for them to hatch (this usually happens night).
Then place a wet bramble leaf next to the pot of eggs so the hatchling stick
insects can eat and drink.
disposable HUA Pot Liner every few days.
Replenish the wet bramble leaf
every couple of days.
After a month or so the Indian stick insects will
be much larger and should be transferred to a larger, more airy, cage. The ELC
cage is ideal.
Indian HUA Pot Hatching Set
one HUA Pot, twenty HUA Pot Liners, one
small pot containing eight Indian stick insect eggs (due to hatch soon), colour
stick insect information sheet.....£10.50
Express delivery £5.95.
Mister Curvy (to mist bramble leaves with water)...£2.99.
artist's paintbrush (to move hatchlings)...£1.20.
Insects book (has a whole section on Indian stick
The book can
be autographed at no extra charge and a short message included if you wish.
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