Two Ivory Millipedes (Chicobolus spinigerus) Educational-Fun-Free Habitat

Product Description

You will receive:

Two Ivory Millipedes (Chicobolus spinigerus)

Habitat includes:

  •   32 oz. Plastic container with vented lid
  •   Coconut fiber
  •   Oak leaves, forest moss, branch
  •    A small amount of sand mixed in 

To set up:

Remove the packing plastic from the container and add the branch and millipedes.

Do not place in direct sunlight.

Interesting facts:

Millipedes can live for a long time, up to ten years.  They get along together and are active and entertaining.

The Ivory Millipede will make a great pocket pet and it is perfect for interesting class projects.

They are more of a surface dweller than a digger.

Millipedes can be some of the easiest pet bugs to care for.

One of the great conveniences about keeping millipedes as pets is how easy they are to feed. 

Millipedes are omnivores, so they eat pretty much anything and everything.  These guys love eating decaying oak and maple leaves. 

Everything from fruits and vegetables to bits of dried pet food are eaten but these should all be considered supplements.  

Millipedes are generally safe to handle, but all species should be considered dangerous to the extent that they can emit toxic chemicals. 

Note:  Children should be supervised and hands should be washed before and after handling.

Millipedes are regularly used as "hands on" teaching aids by many educators around the world.

This Is Important

Millipedes 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.

We sell Respashy Calcium plus.  This is one of the best calcium supplements on the market.

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