Scientific name: Rhombodera sp. "Stinker" R. megaera Common name: Giant shield mantis Distribution: Thailand Male ~3.5-4”, female ~4.5” Care Temperature: Day 72-85F night 65-75F Relative humidity: Day 50 - 60 %, night 60 - 70 % Recommended min. size of terrarium WxDxH: 10x10x12 inches Aggressive : Level of difficulty: moderate Cycle Life span: 12-18 months. Molts until fully grown: ~9 (adult in L10) Feeding L1: Small fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster L2/L3: Big fruit fly Drosophila hydei L4/L5: Blue bottle flies L6 - adult: Bluebottle flies and roaches
info Rhombodera sp. "Stinker" belongs to the biggest Rhombodera species.
L1/2 D Hydei L3/4/5Blue bottle flies,
Full Grown Size
Females 4.5” Males 4”
75 to 85° F. Days 65-75 night
Screen cage or well ventilated container
coco fiber coir
Branches, live plants, for molting
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