SALE OF ALL BEETLE SPECIES IN STOCK. (Nov 26th, 2021)
We have made a decision to phase out and no longer carry Beetles (Coleoptera) in our inventory. The inventory has been currently updated as of Nov 26, 2021
The discount will be applied during the manual processing of an order.
Any Beetle orders will receive a 30% reduction from the catalogue price.
Beetle orders totaling 1000.00 USD or more will receive a 40% reduction from the catalogue price.
The order can be submitted through the website as you normally would. The beetles ordered would be totaled separately from any other insects during processing.
Updated lists of the complete quantities of each species available as of Nov 26 on can be sent upon requests by email for the particular family of interest to you.
CATALOGUE UPDATED JAN 21, 2022 (Dec 5th, 2019)
NEW CLIENTS: BEFORE PLACING AN ORDER PLEASE READ THE "TERMS & CONTACTS" PAGE. PLEASE NOTE THAT BECAUSE WE DEAL ALL OVER THE WORLD WE DO NOT ACCEPT "DEBIT" CARDS ONLY "CREDIT" CARDS. PLEASE READ THE "TERMS & CONTACTS" PAGE REGARDING FORMS OF PAYMENT. THERE ARE MANY PINNED INSECTS, BUTTERFLIES, BEETLE ETC... FOR SALE AT THE LOCATION OF THORNE'S INSECT SHOPPE. THEY ARE NOT LISTED ON THE WEBSITE BUT CAN BE MADE AVAILABLE TO SEE AND PURCHASE FROM BY APPOINTMENT BY CALLING 519-652-6696. THERE ARE SOME GREAT DISCOUNTS AND ALL PRICES ARE SHOWN IN CAD$. TO PURCHASE YOU MUST VISIT AND TAKE THE SPECIMENS WITH YOU. THESE DEALS ARE ONLY OFFERED TO VISITORS. LOTS TO SEE AND CHOOSE FROM.
WE LOOK FORWARD TO GREETING VISITORS.
ATTENTION FIRST TIME VISITORS. (Apr 2nd, 2016)
PLEASE CHECK UNDER "TERMS & CONTACTS" ON THE TOP MENU PRIOR TO MAKING YOUR FIRST ORDER. THIS OUTLINES THE ORDERING REQUIREMENTS AND THERE IS A MINIMUM ORDER. ALL TERMS OF BUSINESS ARE ALSO SHOWN HERE. POSTAGE RATES ARE ALSO SHOWN HERE AND THESE ARE NOT ADDED TO THE ORDER FORM ELECTRONICALLY. THESE ARE ADDED UPON COMPLETION OF FILLING THE ORDER AS IT DEPENDS ON THE WEIGHT AND SIZE OF THE PACKAGE AND WHERE IN THE WORLD IT IS SENT. POSTAGE RATES SEEM TO CHANGE FREQUENTLY.
SOME TIPS TO MAKE NAVIGATING EASIER (Apr 3rd, 2015)
THIS WEBSITE CONTAINS MANY PAGES WHICH CAN BE TIME CONSUMING TO GO THROUGH. IF YOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARE LOOKING FOR, HERE IS A SIMPLE WAY TO SEE IF IT IS AVAILABLE AT THE PRESENT TIME. (As long as you spell the word the same way as the inputed data this way works wonders)
1. CLICK ON "MAIN CATALOGUE" ON THE TOP MENU.
2. SCROLL DOWN TO "ADVANCED SEARCH"
3. IN THE "NAME" BOX ENTER A KEY WORD FOR
THE SPECIMEN YOU WISH TO FIND. FOR EXAMPLE:
PAPILIO PARIS ARJUNA
-ENTER THE WORD "PARIS", CLICK SEARCH AND ALL THE SUBSPECIES OF PAPILIO PARIS WILL BE PRESENTED.
-OR, ENTER THE WORD "ARJUNA" AND THAT PARTICULAR SUBSPECIES WILL BE PRESENTED.
-IF YOU ENTER THE WORD "PAPILIO" ALL SPECIES OF PAPILIO IN STOCK WILL BE PRESENTED FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD.