Accepted name

Mecynorhina (Chelorhinella) kraatzi (Moser, 1905)

Synonyms

Chelorrhina kraatzi Moser, 1905; Chelorrhina kraatzi marlenae Rousset, 1989

Mecynorhina (Chelorhinella) kraatzi
Mecynorhina (Chelorhinella) kraatzi

Size: 40 – 80 mm
Origin: Cameroon
Air temperature: 20 – 26 ° C
Substrate moisture: 14 – 26 ° C
Air humidity: medium to low
Substrate humidity: medium to high
Development time: 10-12 months
Food for adults: sweet ripe fruit, BeetleJelly
Food for larvae: preferably Flake Soil; They also thrive well in a mixture of rotten wood and leaf
Special requirements: Temperature for imagos 18 – 26 ° C; larvae must be kept individually, larvae substrate temperature 18 – 23 ° C; from L3 14-18 ° C
Breeding difficulty : medium to high