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Terrestrial Isopods (Pill Bugs/Sow Bugs)

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Terrestrial Isopods (Pill Bugs/Sow Bugs) is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 32.
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Pill bugs and sow bugs are fantastic examples of environmental adaptation. They're crustaceans that live on land—yet breathe through gills! Porcellio (sow bugs) will play dead or run away when disturbed. Armadillidium (pill bugs) roll into a protective ball when nudged. Use these easy-care animals to teach topics such as evolution, adaptation, behavior, and much more. Also recommended for use with AP* Lab 11: Animal Behavior. Field-collected pill bugs and sow bugs. With instructions.

 
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  • Great for teaching evolution, adaptation, and behavior
  • Easy to care for in a moist environment
  • Suitable for using with AP® lessons
Pill bugs and sow bugs are fantastic examples of environmental adaptation. They're crustaceans that live on land - yet breathe through gills! Porcellio (sow bugs) will play dead or run away when disturbed. Armadillidium (pill bugs) roll into a protective ball whe nnudged. Use these easy-care animals to teach topics such as evolution, adaptation, behavior, and much more. Also recommended for use with AP® Lab 11: Animal Behavior.

Field-collected pill bugs and sow bugs. With instructions.

Items 143060 and 143062 will include our choice of either pill bugs or sow bugs. *AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of,a nd does not endorse, these products.

 
 
 
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Timely and as described The pill bugs came on time and as described. They did not last in captivity as long as hoped but we still were able to observe them in the labs.
Date published: 2019-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Alive and aplenty! All the pill bugs arrived alive and ready for animal behavior experiments. Quality specimens!
Date published: 2019-09-27
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Quality Good, Quantity Low Quality was good. There were only between 30 and 40 pill bugs in each container.
Date published: 2019-09-19
Rated 2 out of 5 by from sow bugs numbers There was not 50 as advertised. 30-40 at the most.
Date published: 2019-09-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Healthy bugs The pill bugs arrived in good condition. They were quite large and the student lab exercise went well.
Date published: 2019-06-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Don't bother First order we only received 10 and half of them were dead. Replacement order had 20 or so and only one was dead. Its been 4 days now and they had made it over the weekend but now they are almost all dead.
Date published: 2019-05-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disappointing I bought these for ecocolumn project & they don't seem to live very long. Next year, I 'll just stick to the crickets.
Date published: 2019-04-25
Rated 1 out of 5 by from All died within 72 hours of delivery I did follow all proper care instructions, but within the first 24 hours 15 sow bugs had died and by 72 hours after delivery all 25 sow bugs had died.
Date published: 2019-04-08
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