Powder Orange Isopods (Porcellionides pruinosus) 10 Count

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Porcellionides pruinosus are the gold standard for a versatile cleanup crew. They’re an incredibly adaptable species, able to thrive in a wide range of environments – making them a great choice for terrariums of all kinds. If you’re looking to add some isopods to your tropical terrarium, these guys are the perfect beginner species. Sit back and relax as these hardy critters work effectively, cleaning up organic waste and recycling it into nourishment for your plant ecosystem.

Powder Orange Isopods are the brightest color morph, with a wonderfully warm citrus hue and a powder coat finish. They really pop in a vivid green terrarium.

Selected Color Morph: Powder Orange

  • Strong bioactive cleaners - These isopods excel as bioactive janitors, quietly working behind the scenes to maintain the vibrancy and health of your terrarium.
  • Highly adaptable - A robust and hardy species, you can rely on Powder Orange Isopods to thrive in any terrarium environment you put them in.
  • Pet-safe - Celebrated for their compatibility, Porcellionides pruinosus coexist harmoniously with your terrarium pets (and other isopods).
  • Prolific - Easy to breed and very quick to form large colonies once established. This makes them good feeder insects in animal vivariums, too.
No extra charge for insulated packaging or heat/cold packs!

Powder Orange Isopods

Care Specs & Uses

*These isopods can work in arid enclosures, but they need a moist area to retreat to.

Suitable Environments

Tropical | Temperate | Arid*

Suitable Uses

Cleanup Crew | Pet | Feeder

Preferred Temperature Range

70-85º Fahrenheit (21-29°C)

How your culture arrives 📦

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Sphagnum Moss

Isopods are shipped in sphagnum moss to keep them hydrated and comfortable during the journey.

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Isopod Superfood

A sprinkle of our signature isopod superfood will keep the isopods fed and healthy in transit.

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Mixed Leaf Litter

A litte leaf litter serves as both a healthy snack and a natural bedding.


Powder Orange Isopod questions? We've got you.

Check out the most common questions our customers ask. Have questions about something else? See our dedicated FAQ page!

*Please bear in mind that these are live animals that are subject to their own whims and differences. While we can advise on best practices, we cannot speak in absolutes when it comes to behavior or care.