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LARVAE: Porteri beetle (Golofa porteri)

LARVAE: Porteri beetle (Golofa porteri)

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This item will provide you with 1x Golofa Porteri larva. 

Golofa porteri, a rhinoceros beetle species native to South America, is the largest member of the Golofa genus. Males can reach lengths of up to 110mm and are notable for their elongated, vertical horns. Additionally, they possess exceptionally long front legs, which they use in combat with other males.

Primarily feeds on rotten hardwood or flake soil.

Beetle larvae go through 3 different larval phases: L1, L2, and L3. After the L3 stage, the larva pupates to turn into an adult beetle!

Difficulty level: Beginner

THIS SPECIES IS NOT NATIVE TO THE U.S. AND IS NOT TO BE RELEASED OUTDOORS!

  


Shipping Info:

To ensure the safe arrival of adult beetles or larvae, packages are shipped with either a heat pack or cold pack, depending on the prevailing weather conditions in the receiving area. However, if the weather conditions are extreme, excessively cold or hot, the shipment will be withheld until the weather becomes favorable.

Larvae are shipped with adequate substrate that should last for approximately one week. It is advisable to have an adequate supply of substrate ready before their arrival.

Packages are usually sent out on Mondays-Wednesdays. 

Two shipping options are available: Standard(USPS Priority) and Express(UPS Overnight). For Live Arrival Guarantee(LAG), you MUST choose the Express shipping option.

More information on LAG and shipping here

For further inquiries and concerns, please contact us.

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