ACTIAS

Forum and Marketplace for insects and spiders

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  • ACTIAS: Come in and participate!



    You are at the front door of ACTIAS, worlds greatest virtual community of people interested in insects. Search, observation, breeding and collecting of insects is our passion.

    ACTIAS is more than an international discussion board, it is also the most activ trading place for insects and spiders. You find here every day offers of preserved species for collectors as well as living animals. Breders from many nations trade manly eggs, caterpillars, pupae and cocoons of butterflies, but also bugs and spiders.

    A personal picture gallery, a calendar with all entomological events, a collection of recent publications with many breeding reports, a link list with other entomological websites and much more are inside ACTIAS, free of any charge of course.
    Just come in to discuss, no need to register. However if you want to participate in our market place, you must register and provide correct name and address.

    Many ACTIAS members - also from your area - would be delighted when you join our community!

FAQ-List for newcomers/beginners in butterfly farm

  • Dear newcomers, insect enthusiasts, nature lovers, teachers, kindergarten teachers and all other who want to "dare zoom" on the breeding of butterflies, but somehow not be trusted entirely.

    We are very pleased to be able to welcome you on hot ACTIAS, the portal for the breeding of insects, focusing on butterflies and beetles.

    We have provided some information for you here together, like how it works with the butterfly farming.

    FAQ-List for newcomers/beginners in butterfly farming (German Thread)
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Zygaena viciae (Dennis & Schiffermüller 1775)

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Phoebis sennae Fam.Weisslinge

Phoebis sennae Fam.Weisslinge

Prachtlibelle -
9
0

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Veturius sp. Fam.Zuckerkäfer

Veturius sp. Fam.Zuckerkäfer

Prachtlibelle -
9
0

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Sackträger Raupe

Sackträger Raupe

Prachtlibelle -
12
0

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Holocerina angulata L4 day 21

Holocerina angulata L4 day 21

mdevrieze2 -
8
0

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Sackträger Raupe

Sackträger Raupe

Prachtlibelle -
5
0

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Callionima falcifera Fam.Schwärmer

Callionima falcifera Fam.Schwärmer

Prachtlibelle -
18
0

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Unbestimmte Zikade

Unbestimmte Zikade

Prachtlibelle -
14
0

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Papilio thoas oder P.cresphontes

Papilio thoas oder P.cresphontes

Prachtlibelle -
16
0

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Brahmaea japonica

Brahmaea japonica

gfp -
29
0

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Brahmaea japonica

Brahmaea japonica

gfp -
17
0

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Brahmaea japonica

Brahmaea japonica

gfp -
23
0

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Brahmaea japonica

Brahmaea japonica

gfp -
31
2

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Brahmaea japonica

Brahmaea japonica

gfp -
18
0

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Unbestimmte Singzikaden

Unbestimmte Singzikaden

Prachtlibelle -
20
0

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Opisthoxia uncinata Fam. Spanner

Opisthoxia uncinata Fam. Spanner

Prachtlibelle -
24
0

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Liturgusa sp. Baum Mantis

Liturgusa sp. Baum Mantis

Prachtlibelle -
42
2

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Graphium / Papilio Raupen aus Zimbabwe

Graphium / Papilio Raupen aus Zimbabwe

hlindner -
27
0

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Graphium leonidas aus Zimbabwe

Graphium leonidas aus Zimbabwe

hlindner -
17
0

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Amata kilimandjaronis (Strand 1917)

Amata kilimandjaronis (Strand 1917)

Policeman -
126
0

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