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9,90 € – 29,80 €
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1-3 working days | Only valid within Germany. International: 1-8 working days.
|5 - 9||Discount||5% 9,41 €|
|10 - 29||Discount||10% 8,91 €|
|30 +||Discount||20% 7,92 €|
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Detailed species information in the Mantis lexicon.
|Scientific name:||Hierodula membranacea|
|Common name:||Giant Asian mantis|
|Distribution:||South & Southwest Asia|
|Size:||Female up to 10 cm
Male up to 9 cm
|Livespan:||Female up to 2 years
Male up to 1,5 years
|Colour variations:||Grass green, light brown or yellowish|
|Difficulty:||Easy (typical beginners species)|
*up to L3/L4 group-housing possible (males in adult stages also in groups)
Species is suitable for free-range keeping.
Two ventilation areas (gaze at top + front) adviced to prevent waterglogging.
Days 22 - 30 °C, nights room temperature (below 18°C no problem)
~ 40 - 50 %
|L1 /L2||Small fruit flies (Drosophila melanogaster) and
Big fruit flies (Drosophila hydei)
|L3/L4||Big fruit flies (Drosophila hydei)|
|L6 to adult||Bluebottle flies|
This species also feeds on crawling insects like crickets/roaches etc.