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For a wall-mounted collection of butterfly and bug specimens in a house in Chicago, Tom Stringer created an installation within a rectangle created by architectural molding. Credit...Courtesy of Tom Stringer Design Partners

For a wall-mounted collection of butterfly and bug specimens in a house in Chicago, Tom Stringer created an installation within a rectangle created by architectural molding. Credit...Courtesy of Tom Stringer Design Partners

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Giant African millipedes (Archispirostreptus gigas) are one of the most popular millipede species and are widely available to keep as pets. In fact, they are the largest species of millipedes in the world, reaching a whopping 30 cm when they are adults. And although they are quite easy to keep as pets, these beautiful creatures are often misunderstood and there are not many guides that completely cover how to keep and care for them.

Giant African millipedes (Archispirostreptus gigas) are one of the most popular millipede species and are widely available to keep as pets. In fact, they are the largest species of millipedes in the world, reaching a whopping 30 cm when they are adults. And although they are quite easy to keep as pets, these beautiful creatures are often misunderstood and there are not many guides that completely cover how to keep and care for them.

Entomology Insect Frame | Beetle Collection Taxidermy frame-12-007

This hand-made entomology beetles and insect display consists of real, exotic invertebrates, which have been preserved and mounted onto a white background with the scientific names shown below. This display also features a hand-made frame, which is attached to a wall mount for easy display purposes. A truly beautiful entomology taxidermy box wall frame that is both timeless and elegant in every way. The frame measures approximately 350 x 200 x 45 mm We only use ethically sourced…

DIY Bug Board.  Turn your kids into backyard scientists with their very own bug board!  Great for studying insects or a homeschool science project!

DIY Bug Board. Turn your kids into backyard scientists with their very own bug board! Great for studying insects or a homeschool science project!

Tips for pinning insects, this is helpful for beyond the basics in home insect collecting.   Great ideas list, even for me and I'm experienced in collecting.

As you know our Family Hobby is Bug Collecting. This year the kids are each getting there own box to fill, with pinned bugs that they will pin and stage completely on their own. I Can. Not. Wait! I recently blogged about pinning a House Centipede through a series of photos, see it here. Tips for Pinning Bugs Beyond the Basics and Helpful Tips even vacation AS I wrote my draft I realized there's a series of tips to consider when pinning. I hope this is helpful to anyone who has been pinning…