{"id":135152599070,"title":"Giant Gold Millipede ( Orthroporus ornatus) Educational \u0026 Fun-Comes With Free Habitat","handle":"giant-gold-millipede-educational-fun-orthroporus-ornatus-educational-fun","description":"\u003cp\u003eSchool teachers and bug enthusiasts; this is the one for you.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eYou will receive:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1)  Live Giant Golden Millipedes plus Habitat\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis is North Americas largest millipede species.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA very colorful species with gold and chocolate bands along their body and bronze legs.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eHabitat includes:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e 32 oz. Plastic container with vented lid\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e Coconut fiber\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e Oak leaves, forest moss, branch\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #f3f3f3;\"\u003e.\u003c\/span\u003eTo set up:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eRemove the packing plastic from the container and add the branch and millipedes. \u003cbr\u003eDo not place in direct sunlight. \u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eInteresting facts:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes can live for a long time, up to ten years.  They get along together and are active and entertaining.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe Giant Gold Millipede will make a great pocket pet and it is perfect for interesting class projects.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAs large millipedes go, this is the most familiar native US species. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes can be some of the easiest pet bugs to care for.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOne of the great conveniences about keeping millipedes as pets is how easy they are to feed. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes are omnivores, so they eat pretty much anything and everything. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eEverything from fruits and vegetables to bits of dried pet food are eaten but these should all be considered supplements.  Do not over water.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eBackground:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eRange:  Throughout North America and South America, generally in warm areas.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eType:    Terrestrial, but will burrow to some extent.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDiet:  \u003c\/strong\u003e   \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBabies and adults eat romaine lettuce, apples, cucumbers, and other fruits and vegetables.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes should have a supply of calcium added to their diet, like calcium powder, which can be purchased.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFull Grown Size:   3.5 to 6 or more inches.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003eGrowth:   Medium speed.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTemperature: 75 to 85° F. \u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eTemperament:   Docile and calm.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eHousing:   \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes require good ventilation. Many customers are using our Mantis Habitats for more than one millipede.  They work well and come lighted and unlighted.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSubstrate:   3 to 4 inches of coconut fiber and some sand.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipede enthusiasts enjoy the fact that many species get quite large and can be kept together in colonies. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes are generally safe to handle, but all species should be considered dangerous to the extent that some can emit toxic chemicals. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eChildren should be supervised and hands should be washed before and after handling.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes are regularly used as \"hands on\" teaching aids by many educators around the world. \u003cbr\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis Is Important\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes require calcium for their exoskeletons.  This is a must if you want your millipede to have a long healthy life.  Without calcium their exoskeletons cannot develop properly.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eWe sell Respashy SuperCAL MeD Micro-Fine Calcium Supplement.  This is one of the best calcium supplements on the market.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThere is no shipping charge on the calcium and you can add it to your millipede order.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e \u003cimg src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/files\/Repashy_Supercal_3oz_compact.jpg?v=1544242129\" alt=\"Repashy SuperCal Med\"\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"We Quick Ship at Insect Sales.com\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/files\/WE_Quick_Ship2.fw_8c041c24-2f55-41fb-a80d-1a07fb1d1e00_compact.png?v=1470159405\" style=\"float: none;\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2017-09-30T20:09:10-12:00","created_at":"2017-09-30T20:17:36-12:00","vendor":"Insect Sales.com","type":"Millipede","tags":["Giant Gold Millipede","Giant Millipede","Giant North American Millipede","Ornate Millipede","Orthroporus ornatus","Sonoran Millipedes","Texas Giant Millipede"],"price":1299,"price_min":1299,"price_max":1299,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":1737010970654,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Giant Gold Millipede ( Orthroporus ornatus) Educational \u0026 Fun-Comes With Free Habitat","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1299,"weight":454,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":18,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"705911283305"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/products\/Giant_Gold_Millipede.jpg?v=1507001784","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/products\/Giant_Gold_Millipede2.jpg?v=1507001784","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/products\/habitat.jpg?v=1507001784"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/products\/Giant_Gold_Millipede.jpg?v=1507001784","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003eSchool teachers and bug enthusiasts; this is the one for you.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eYou will receive:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1)  Live Giant Golden Millipedes plus Habitat\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis is North Americas largest millipede species.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA very colorful species with gold and chocolate bands along their body and bronze legs.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eHabitat includes:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e 32 oz. 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Many customers are using our Mantis Habitats for more than one millipede.  They work well and come lighted and unlighted.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSubstrate:   3 to 4 inches of coconut fiber and some sand.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipede enthusiasts enjoy the fact that many species get quite large and can be kept together in colonies. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes are generally safe to handle, but all species should be considered dangerous to the extent that some can emit toxic chemicals. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eChildren should be supervised and hands should be washed before and after handling.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes are regularly used as \"hands on\" teaching aids by many educators around the world. \u003cbr\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis Is Important\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMillipedes require calcium for their exoskeletons.  This is a must if you want your millipede to have a long healthy life.  Without calcium their exoskeletons cannot develop properly.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eWe sell Respashy SuperCAL MeD Micro-Fine Calcium Supplement.  This is one of the best calcium supplements on the market.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThere is no shipping charge on the calcium and you can add it to your millipede order.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e \u003cimg src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/files\/Repashy_Supercal_3oz_compact.jpg?v=1544242129\" alt=\"Repashy SuperCal Med\"\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"We Quick Ship at Insect Sales.com\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0407\/0261\/files\/WE_Quick_Ship2.fw_8c041c24-2f55-41fb-a80d-1a07fb1d1e00_compact.png?v=1470159405\" style=\"float: none;\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}
Giant Gold Millipede ( Orthroporus ornatus) Educational & Fun-Comes With Free Habitat

Giant Gold Millipede ( Orthroporus ornatus) Educational & Fun-Comes With Free Habitat

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School teachers and bug enthusiasts; this is the one for you. You will receive: (1)  Live Giant Golden Millipedes plus Habitat This is North Americas largest millipede species. A very colorful species with gold and chocolate bands along their body and bronze legs. Habitat includes:  32 oz. Plastic container with vented lid  Coconut fiber  ...


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