Pterostichus niger in captivity?

roach dude

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Pterostichus in captivity?

Pterostichus: can i keep this beetle in captivity, what should i feed it on?
 
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beetleman

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oh yeah,the common black ground beetle:clap: very easy to keep,and they will even breed for ya,as long as you have fairly deep semi-moist substrate for them, and they love waxworms and mealworms.ive kept these they make great captives:)
 

roach dude

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Alright wicked, can i keep them together? Because im not sure how/if you can sex them!
 

roach dude

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ooo wicked... looks like im ognna have me a little collony of Pterostichus!! haha they will munch my colony of mealworms.... lol a food chain in my bedroom how great :)
 
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