Dicronorhina micans

Dicronorhina micans


Captive bred from a European supplier

Stunning metalic fruit beetle much larger in size than the very popular emerald jewel beetles. 

The adults feed on ripe fruit and beetle jelly

Larvae can be reared on decayed leaf mulch from oak or beech trees

Life cycle from egg to adult is 12-18 months 

Adults live for 3-5 months