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Desert Millipede

Live, easy-to-handle desert millipede, singles or 10 pack.
Manufacturer: Heath Scientific

One 2-4 inch desert millipede.
10 Pack
This item includes 10, live, native specimens ranging 2-4 inches in length.
Retail Price: $59.50

Native millipede. 3-4 in length. Temperature - 72-88F Light Requirements - Indirect Sunlight (Classroom lighting) Mostly nocturnal, but may be active early morning and late evenings. Feeding - Prepared invertebrate diet, fresh fruits and vegetables. Habitat - Lives in forests and can stand hot temperatures but lives in a humid, moist environment. Handling - Easy to handle but may be killed by dropping. They do NOT bite.

If the millipede rolls up into a ball, place into bowl of water and they will become active. Wash hands before and after handling. Care - Keep fresh food and water in cage. Don’t keep them in direct sunlight to avoid overheating.


If the millipedes are in stock, we will ship immediately. Normally, a week's notice is necessary.

Generally, live animals will be shipped 7-10 days after receipt of the order. If you need immediate shipping, please call or email. We do not ship live animals over the weekend. If you need the live animals at a certain time, please call or email to verify availability and possible express shipping charges. If you are out of the state of Texas, we will ship overnight or 2nd day, so please select the out-of-state shipping charge when checking out.

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