Porcellio scabre 'Lava'



European woodlouse species, this is an mottled form which varies from mostly grey to broken grey and orange. Some specimens are better patterned than others. Generally robust and a good starter species both as a display in its own right or as a custodian.

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Care Instruction

Will tolerate a higher humidity but do better on the dry side with access to a damp zone or substrate area. Good ventilation and dampen the substrate at one end of the enclosure will allow them to find thier own comfort point.


Decaying Leaves

Rotten Hardwood



Dried Shrimp

Fish Flake