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Common name - Spiny Stick Insect

Latin name - Eurycantha calcarata

Country of Origin - New Guinea/Australia 

Adult size - 8-15cm 

Average Lifespan - 12 Months

Care level - Beginner

Temperature range - 20-25 C

Minimum housing size - 30 x 30 x 45cm

Diet - Bramble, privet, wild rose, raspberry leaves

Description - The giant spiny stick insect colour ranges from light brown to black and resembles bark or rotten wood.

Cleaning - Replace substrate as necessary

Shopping list - Enclosure, Substrate, Oasis, Bowl, Spray misting bottle

Giant Spiny Stick Insect

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