100 Live darkling beetle mealworm pupa inculed. This would be good to kick start your coloney with fast hatching fresh beetles.
The pupa are the 3rd stage in the mealworms life cycle in wich in undergoes metamorphis from the larva stage (a mealworm) into a fully grown adult beetle that will start laying eggs after 1 week.
When the pupa first hatches it will be pale white with a soft exoskeleton that darkens and hardens from white to brown to black over 1 week.
When the beetle is a few days old it will start breeding with femail beetles laying around 500 eggs each over there 8 weeks and will continue laying eggs for over 1 year!. Eggs hatch in as little as 4 days up to 19 days depending on tempriture.
This listing is for 100 Melaworm Pupa Or 150 pupa When Purchased With a Kit.This listing is grate for boosting your mealworm colony breeding beetles.I will Try to send pupa but might have to send some young beetles depending on stock.you will get 150 approx if ordered with a mealworm kit.