Australian Leaf Insect

Stick Insects for Sale: All species listed below are in stock. Mature/larger insects are sometimes available – price and availability on request.All stick insects are sold as juveniles unless otherwise stated. Detailed Care Information is supplied with all sales. Basic care and DIY enclosure suggestions can be found on our Insect Pets Care page.                                        Shipping:  We  only ship within Australia and do not ship to Western Australia.  Only Spiny Leaf, Crowned, Strong Stick Insects and The Australian Leaf Insect  can be sent to Tasmania without the purchaser obtaining a permit from: . Orders with live insects are sent  via Express Post weekly on either Monday or Tuesday, Egg only orders are sent by surface mail. Posting of orders is delayed during extreme weather.                                                                                                                                  Freight Costs and Payment Options:  The freight cost for Insect only and start-up kits is $12. Freight for Egg Only Orders is included in cost of the eggs.  And the Freight on Insectpet Enclosure Kits is calculated at the checkout.  Payment can be made by Direct Deposit or Paypal. GST not applicable.                    


Available again in late July 2019 FEMALES ONLY. The Australian Leaf Insect, (Phyllium Montetihi) is a harmless leaf eating insect, it is easy to care for and feeds readily on the Lilly Pilly species Syzygium australe. This plant is readily available in nurseries. Females can grow up to 8 cm long. Males are smaller and slender. They require an enclosure of minimum size 25 cm tall x 20cm x 20cm and room temperature of 22 to 28deg C. NOTE: this insect clings tightly and so may not be suitable for young children who wish to handle the insects. Not for sale to Western Australia.
  • Female Juvenile Australian Leaf Insect
    AU$ 25.00
  • Start Up Kit with Two  Juvenile Female Australian Leaf Insects
    An easy to assemble enclosure with two Juvenile Female Australian Leaf Insects. Enclosure measures 20cm in diameter and is 26 cm high and can be stored flat when not in use. This enclosure will comfortably house up to four Australian Leaf Insects. These insects can be housed in this container for their full life. (Contents of enclosure shown are not included)
    AU$ 60.00
  • Enclosure Kit with two Female Juvenile Australian Leaf Insects
    An easy to assemble enclosure with two female Juvenile Australian Leaf Insects. Measures 35cm high and is oval in shape (36cm wide x 31.5cm deep). This enclosure will comfortably house up to eight Australian Leaf Insects (Contents of enclosure shown are not included)
    AU$ 70.00


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