Colossopus grandidieri Saussure, 1899


Brief Description 

Distribution: Madagascar

Stock from: locality is not known but the species occurs in the dry forests in the Western and Southern Madagascar

Size: ♂: ♀: ca 60-70 mm

General Care: 25-38°C, 50-70% rel. humidity

Feeding: zucchini, tropical fish flakes


Breeding: oviposition of single eggs into the substrate (humus-sand-soil)

It seems that the eggs need a incubation from humid to dry and humid conditions. Incubation of the eggs from 3 month to over a year.