MALE Australian Leaf Insect (Phyllium monteithi)

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This rare and spectacular insect leaves chameleons in the dust.

Adult male 70mm, sold as juveniles

  • Astonishing leaf mimicry, down to the veins and imperfections of real leaves.
  • Suitable for all ages and experience levels. Easy to handle.
  • Feeds on Brush Cherry (Syzygium australe). This plant is readily available through nurseries. If using potted plants, check that they have not been treated with insecticides. If they have, they will not be suitable for use with these insects for a couple of months.   
  • Captive bred through our environmentally sustainable breeding program.
  • Guaranteed to be mite and parasite free.
  • All Minibeast Wildlife animals are covered by our seven day Minibeast Guarantee and have a free downloadable Care Guide
You will need:
  • An enclosure
  • Access to Brush Cherry.
  • A misting bottle