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USPS Shipping Delays - Due to policy changes, USPS is sometimes taking 3-4 days longer to deliver packages. Consider UPS 2Day or Overnight.
USPS Shipping Delays - Due to policy changes, USPS is sometimes taking 3-4 days longer to deliver packages. Consider UPS 2Day or Overnight.

Live Mealworms

$5.50
SKU MEALWORM-250

Current Noticies

  • Live arrival Guarantee for USPS shipments is only valid if temps are between 45F and 85F. Please leave a note with your order if you want it held for pickup and include contact phone#. Any orders not held for pickup will NOT qualify for LAG. See our Shipping Policies page for more info!
  • Due to COVID-19, we are experiencing higher than normal order volume. Please be patient while we work to get your orders processed and shipped.

Mealworms are the larval stage of the Darkling Beetle, Tenebrio molitor. They are very easy to keep and make great snacks for reptiles and wild birds. Mealworms are high in protein and high in fat, so a few can go a long way! We ship mealworms at ~3/4".

Depending on the gut load, you should expect nutritional values to vary. These numbers are good averages.

  • Moisture: 65%
  • Protein: 19%
  • Fat: 9%
  • Fiber: 3%
  • Ash: 2%
  • Ca:P Ratio: 1:7
All live mealworms are shipped within a cotton bag with paper or other filler material and placed inside a box. Depending on the weather, we may ship with heatpacks or cool packs. Please refer to our Live Arrival Guarantee.