Accepted name

Mecynorhina (Mecynorhina) polyphemus confluens Kraatz, 1890

Synonyms

Chelorrhyna bilineata Kraatz, 1890; Chelorrhyna polyphemus confluens Kraatz, 1890

Mecynorhina
Mecynorhina polyphemus confluens

Size: 35 – 80 mm
Origin: Cameroon
Temperature: 18-26 ° C
Humidity: medium
Development time: 10-12 months
Food for adults: sweet ripe fruit, BeetleJelly
Food for larvae: mixture of rotten wood and leaf
Special requirements: Keep larvae individually up to the third stage. To reach large adults, the larvae must still have enough fresh substrate and should be fed with animal protein (Gammarus)
Breeding difficulty: easy