Porcellio laevis

This species is fairly large with a shiny shell earning them the moniker "Smooth Isopod".  They breed well and come in a few different color forms.

Porcellio laevis variants

Color varieties we keep


Porcellio laevis


The orange variety was found and isolated from a naturalized population in the USA.


Porcellio laevis

"Dairy Cow"

The dalmatian morph "Dairy Cow" was found and isolated in Europe.

Specialized Care:

These guys like ventilation, at least a 70/30 moisture area, and they eat a ton.  As with other Porcellio, a protein source is a must.


These guys breed super fast once they are old enough.  They make a decent feeder for medium sized lizards.


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