Porcellio scabre 'Orange'

Breeding

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European woodlouse species, this is an orange form which varies from bright orange to brick red. Generally robust and a good starter species both as a display in its own right or as a custodian.

Lifespan as adult: #

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.

Medium Ventilation - Good air movement or intermittent fan.

Medium Ventilation - Good air movement or intermittent fan.

Low Humidity - Dry

Low Humidity - Dry

Low Temperature Range - 16-18 c

Low Temperature Range - 16-18 c

Feeding

Decaying Leaves

Rotten Hardwood

Courgette

Carrot

Dried Shrimp

Fish Flake