Millipedes for sale
Millipedes (Diplopoda) are among the oldest living creatures on Earth and characteristed by having two pairs of jointed legs on each body segment. They are available in many forms and can reach impressive lengths of up to 32cm. Primarily herbivorous.
Available to Order Candy Red Pill Bug Rhopalomeris carnifex
The Candy Red Pill Bug is named due to looking like a piece of candy. This is a small species reaching 1-2cm when not rolled up. Feed on leaf litter, rotting wood and live moss and lichen.
Available to Order Glossy Black Millipedes Dendrostreptus macracanthus
A glossy black arboreal millipede found in moist tropical forests in Tanzania, East Africa. Slender and of medium length up to 17cm.
Available to Order Madagascan Giant Emerald Pill Bugs zoosphaerium neptunus
The Madagascan Giant Emerald Pill Bug is just that, females can reach a massive 15cm, males tend to be smaller. Must keep these at lower temperature of 17C and feed on rotting wood, leaf litter, live moss and lichen.
Available to Order Purple-legged Millipedes Spirostreptus hamatus
A fossorial species from Tanzania which should be maintained in deep moist substrates. Reaches medium lengths of up to 14cm with a very attractive appearance.
Available to Order Thai Orange Flat Millipede Orthomorpha sp "orange"
The Thai Orange Flat Millipede is a small species reaching an adult size of 4cm, the body colour is a shade of yellow to orange. Must be fed on leaf litter, rotting wood and live moss.
Available to Order Thai Red Flat Millipede Orthomorpha sp "red"
This small Thai Red Flat Millipede is definitely eye catching with its bright colour. These must be fed on rotting wood, leaf litter and a variety of live most and lichen.
Available to Order Thai White Flat Millipede Orthomorpha sp "white"
The Thai White Flat Millipede has white to yellow coloured segments with black in between each one. Must be fed on leaf litter, rotting wood, lichen and live moss.
Currently Unvailable African Giant Black Millipedes Archispirostreptus gigas
Found throughout Kenya and Tanzania down as far as South Africa. This large species of millipede reaches an enormous 32cm length and is found mainly in dry savannas.
Currently Unvailable Amber Millipedes Unknown species
Amber Millipedes are big, pretty and don't mind being handled. They are easy to care for, feeding on natural decaying leaf matter, rotting wood and fruit and veg.
Currently Unvailable Barbados Banded Millipede Unknown species
This medium sized Millipede collected from Barbados has banded segments along with dark pink legs.
Currently Unvailable Barbados Neon Millipede Anadenobolus monilicornis
This is a small, brightly coloured Millipede from Barbados. These are rarely offered and should not be missed in anyones collection.
Currently Unvailable Black and White Giant Millipede Omopyge grandis
This giant black and white banded millipede has been collected from Uganda. They reach an adult length of approximately 15cm.
Currently Unvailable Burmese Millipedes Unknown species
Burmese Millipedes are a great size when adult and have lovely colouring. This is an ideal pet for children who want an easy exotic pet, when out too much maintenance.
Currently Unvailable Chocolate Millipedes Unknown species
The Chocolate Millipede can reach sizes of 20cm. They are a popular species due to them being hardy.
Currently Unvailable Dooryard Snowbug Rhododesmus mastophorus mastophorus
Like most polydesmids this species is found predominantly on the soil surface in grasslands and dry savannas throughout Tanzania, East Africa.
Currently Unvailable Florida Grey Millipedes Narceous gordanus
These animals can be found all over pennisula Florida. During hot days they bury themselves in leaf litter and over in the scrubland they bury themselves in the sand. I assume this is where their nickname scrub millipede has come from.
Currently Unvailable Green Thai Pill Bug Sphaerotheriida sp.
Very active species that spends large amounts of time on the surface searching for organic material at various stages of decomposition. Seemingly larger than their East African cousins with an overall green body and reaching sizes of around 5cm.
Currently Unvailable Long Legged Millipede Unknown species
The Long Legged Millipede can be found in Nigeria, Africa. They are an olive brown colour with long banded legs.
Currently Unvailable Red Fire Millipede Centrobolus annulatus
This bright red coloured millipede is from Mozambique and measures approximately 10cm in length.
Currently Unvailable Red Spotted Flat Millipede Polydesmus species
This is a new species of flat millipede available within the pet trade. They can be found living within the forest floor of Nigeria.
Currently Unvailable Red-legged Millipede Ephibolus pulchripes
The visual attractiveness of this millipede with its black and red leg contrast make this a very popular species. They are found throughout Kenya and Tanzania and reach a moderate adult size of approximately 13cm.
Currently Unvailable Rusty Millipedes Trigoniulus corallinus
Trigoniulus corallinus sometimes called the amber or rusty millipede are native to areas around Thailand and Myanma. These are not commonly available within the pet trade.
Currently Unvailable Siamese Pointy-tailed Thyropygus allevatus uncinatus
A large species of millipede naturally found in rainforests in Thailand which reaches lengths of up to 26cm. Noticeable features include the spiked telson at the posterior.
Currently Unvailable Tanzanian Brown Millipedes Unknown
Little is known regarding this species. However we have noticed them climbing in captivity so we keep them in a semi arboreal setup much like the Yellow Legged Millipedes. We feed them on rotting leaves, wood, and feed occasional fruit.
Currently Unvailable Tanzanian Earthworm Millipede Spirostreptus brachycerus
The Tanzanian Earthworm Millipede is a small African species that reaches an adult length of approximately 10cm. They have an overall pink body and legs, the body is slender and this species tends to curl tightly into a ball if disturbed.
Currently Unvailable Tanzanian Pill Bug Millipedes Arthrosphaera cf. brandtii
Very active species that spends large amounts of time on the surface searching for organic material at various stages of decomposition. A relatively small species reaching around 4cm with an overall light brown body.
Currently Unvailable Texas Giant Gold Millipedes Orthroporus ornatus
This is North Americas largest millipede species. Very pretty species with gold and chocolate bands along their body and bronze coloured legs.
Currently Unvailable Tri Colour Millipede Unknown species
This small to medium sized millipede grows to a length of approximately 10cm. These are an Uganda species of Millipede.
Currently Unvailable Vietnam Rainbow Millipede Tonkinbolus dolfusi
As the name suggests, these millipedes are from Vietnam and have a rainbow coloration. They are medium sized and must be kept at lower temperatures compared to other species.
Currently Unvailable Yellow-legged Millipede Doratogonus stylifer
A medium-sized species (about 16cm) that has a satiny black body. The legs, antennae and head are cream to yellow in colouration.