Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory - Live Bugs

Live Insect Collection

On top of housing 1000's of live tropical butterflies, we are pleased to host a variety of tropical insects and arthropods. View some of our large insects on display, and meet some up close with a Nature Interpreter. The animals shown below are just a few of the friendly critters you may see on your next visit!

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Madagascar Hissing Cockroach
Gromphadorhina portentosa
Vietnamese Walking Stick
Medauroidea extradentatum
Chilean Rose-Haired Tarantula
Grammostola rosea
Giant African Land Snail
Archachatina ventricosa
Amazon Cucumber
Apis mellifera
Blue Porter Weed
Darkling Beetle and Larva
Zophobas morio
Amazon Cucumber
Giant Cave Cockroach
Blaberus giganteus
Blue Porter Weed
Orange-Spotted Cockroach
Blaptica dubia
Amazon Cucumber
Owl Caterpillar
Caligo memnon
Blue Porter Weed
Giant African Land Beetle
Giant African Flower Beetle