Stag beetles are Britain’s largest beetle. HOME ; Rarities ; Flower Beetles ; Rhino Beetles ; Stag Beetles ; Stick Insects ; Supplies ; ABOUT ; CONTACT ; T&Cs ; DISCOUNT CODES ; Culture List . shop - BEST BEETLE FARM TITAN MONSTER. Quick View. Green and Black Poison Dart Frog £89.99 each. If you have found a Stag Beetle or know anything about Stag Beetles please let me know. Stag beetle larvae predator: click beetle larva! very unusual and often fascinating/spectacular looking insects. We found 17 'beetle pet' adverts for you in 'pets', in the UK and Ireland, This advert is located in and around For those who have not yet seen the video, please watch it below. Commercially available beetle jelly, which is mainly manufactured in Asia, is another great food source for adult beetles;  its only drawback is its costs, especially if you have a big number of actively feeding adults. Stag beetles are relatively widespread in southern England and live in the Severn valley and coastal areas of the southwest. Message for more details, This advert is located in and around Stick Insects View items: 4. Preloved supports a number of accesskeys to help you navigate our website, they are as follows: Preloved and the heart device is a registered trademark of Moo Limited. The aggressive males will kill other males and the same thing may happen with females: aggressive females may kill other females in a very small enclosure. This advert is located in and around some beetles may require fermented wood for the growth of their larvae or higher temperatures for their habitat. Here you can find flower beetles for sale. They are different sizes. Shipping is £8. It is important to know that larvae of some even closely related species, may have quite different substrate requirements. E.g. Please be informed in response to COVID-19, Insect Sales.com will remain open as long as the postal system maintains delivery along with the other needed transporters. I finally managed to make a trailer for my video channel on Youtube. Our Book 2020-Apr -30 Update. When you about to start, it is the best to research beforehand about the species of your choice, in case if they have any specific care conditions, and, if you can provide such conditions for them at your home. Your Recent Searches will appear here. http://beetlesaspets.blogspot.com/2015/06/a-brief-and-hopefully-comprehensive.html. This advert has no user uploaded images or videos, rescue any unwanted lizards,tortoises, turtles, Mealworm starter Colony - Reptile/Bird Feed, Make £'s and save £'s breeding Meal and Morio worms, Headlight cockroach Nymphs x 8 some mature, Ameyzoo Exotic Pet Specialists - Amphibians & Invertebrates. Sunbeetles are available in grubs and beetle from. Beware! Shop with confidence on eBay! This dormant period is  about 6-10 weeks for big rhino beetles. Terms and Conditions. If you keep your beetles in small containers, better to keep them individually or at least in pairs, male and female. Price £12.50. I am a UK-based breeder of exotic invertebrates with over 15 years of experience in raising these beautiful animals. So if want to keep the larvae in groups, keep them in bigger boxes or keep them separately, especially if you are not sure if they are cannibalistic. most of them are quite easy too keep and raise to adults, so you  can observe their development, which is amazing! The container doubles as the rearing tub and has 2 vents with a small mesh to stop fruit flies getting into the tub. Preloved, The Joy of Second Hand, Preloved People and The Second Hander are trademarks of Moo Limited. males and pairs are available from time to time, please ask. Postage outside the EU: at buyer’s risk only. The UK has lost much of its native broadleaved woodland and decaying wood is often removed, leading to a decrease in the natural resources stag beetles rely on. Ground beetles are a large, cosmopolitan family of beetles, Carabidae, with more than 40,000 species worldwide, around 2,000 of which are found in North America and about 2,700 species of ground beetles have been found in Europe.As of 2015, this type of beetle is one of the ten largest animal families in the world. Some larvae will not grow well or even die if the substrate is not appropriate or has a low nutritional value. Adult Stag Beetles naturally feed on fruit and tree sap however in captivity it is commonly accepted to feed your adult beetles solely on beetle jellies. A male stag beetle climbs a tree, image via BBC. You may see stag beetles flying around on warm summer evenings, or you might dig up the large, white grubs, called larvae, in the garden. Fermented wood flake soil for beetle larvae, 5L stag/rhino/flower beetle grade. Often beetle ecloses with some deformities, mainly because of the "mechanical"  problems. Copyright 1997 – 2019 Moo Limited. Larvae. or Best Offer. Curculionidae Etc. E.g. Similarly, some adults may hunt the larvae especially if they do not have regular food supplements in their enclosure. December Notice: All UK orders will come with a complimentary 24h heatpack when night time temperatures drop below 5C. £3.70 postage. Rainbow stag beetles are usually larvae for about a year before they start to pupate. Coelorrhina hornimani Adult Pair. Low temperature long time dry log baking in  a family kitchen oven can be tricky:) More recently I adapted the way of preparing logs by sawing them into shorter sections, so they could just fit into a microwave. In captive breeding, when larvae are supplied with rich in nutrients substrate and other conditions are optimal, the time of the development of the larvae is normally shorter than that. Now Available Quick View. The internet these days provides lots of useful data about different species, so please research well before getting a beetle :). Although the bigger the better, any small enclosure will be fine for beetles, especially if you are not planning to   breed them. Here I have a comprehensive kit for the production of meal and Morio (Superworms) to sell. Some time ago I purchased 3 late L3 larvae of Dynastes granti as an impulsive buy:). In fact, they desperately need our help. This advert is located in and around ... UK Buyers ONLY 50 Buffalo Beetles Livefood Clean Up Crew CUC ... £1.00. Just leave them. Stag beetles need our help. Terms and Conditions. DECEMBER UPDATE More in our Kits Range. I tend to mate unrelated beetles as often as I can. As with lepidoptera, beetle larvae pupate for a period, and from the pupa emerges a fully formed beetle or imago. The keeping ground and dung beetles could be complicated due to some specific requirements: the first often require lots of space in order to obtain any offspring, the second group needs lots of animal dung which often difficult to find especially in urban surrounding :(. Stag Beetle larvae are really good for your garden. Thicker logs take more than a week for water to completely soak through the whole log. Keeping beetles as pets. Regular postage (at buyer's risk only): UK-£4, Europe-£8, rest of the world £10. For most beetle larvae substrate is normally derivative of decayed parts of  deciduous trees, such as leaf litter or naturally decayed wood or artificially degraded wood such as fermented flake soil. Stag beetle larvae, which are blind and shaped like a letter “C”, feed on rotting wood in a variety of places, tree stumps, old trees and shrubs, rotting fence posts, compost heaps, and leaf mould. Quick View. Keeping beetles as pets. However, in my experience some beetle species may prefer more watery fruits (at least from time to time), such as watermelon or pear, especially if the humidity in the beetle enclosure is low. I had a cyclommatus metallifier male which lived for 15 months in my enclosure and  I understand that it was wild caught, which may add another few months:), while normally these live only a few months. Great stag beetles are one of the most spectacular insects in the UK. Require a plastic box, with a lid, 2/3 full with loose soil with the addition of some mulched decayed wood and leaf material. 1) Flower beetles (apart from goliathus sp). We even have them here in the UK (Lucanus cervus) ... 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