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Phone: 281-554-9783 
Fax: 281-557-4340 


BUTTERFLY FARM KITS Butterfly and Moth Rearing, Growing, and Breeding Kits with Monarch caterpillars (larvae) or Painted Lady caterpillars (larvae), silkworms, humingbird hawkmoths with artificial diet or host plants. USDA RULES INTERSTATE SHIPMENT OF MONARCH BUTTERFLIES The USDA regulates the 9 butterfly species that can be shipped between states, and Texagen Life Science has USDA issued permits for each state, and follows all USDA regulations. Of the 9 species of butterflies that can be shipped interstate, Educational Science only ships Painted Ladies, Eastern Monarchs, and Gulf Fritilaries. IMPORTANT: We reserve the right to SUBSTITUTE A CERTIFICATE IN PLACE OF THE LIVE MATERIAL for ASAP orders when the weather is intemperate. Intemperate summer or winter weather may require overnight shipping for ASAP live material orders. Orders shipped via FedEx 2-Day Air cannot be shipped after Wednesday, nor can overnight orders be shipped after Thursday due to FedEx non-delivery on weekends. All overnight and 2-day orders placed after these cut-off days will be held for shipping until the first business day of the next week. IMPORTANT: We do not offer FEDEX expedited shipping of monarch eggs, larvae, or pupae to the following Western states: WA, OR, CA, AZ, NV, ID, MT, WY, UT. Monarch larvae are drop shipped to Western states by our Western intra-state associate breeders. We do not guarantee delivery of western monarch larvae on the dates you specify, but try to arrange delivery of your live material as close to the date specified on the butterfly certificate or website order form. Butterfly Farm live material kits can be ordered with a mail in certificate for the live material (tell us when you need the live material shipped) or with the live material shipped with kit-ASAP (designated by the letter "A" (BF200A VS BF200) after the catalog number. All shipments containing live material must be opened immediately upon receipt. We are not responsible for live material that are left unattended. IMPORTANT: We reserve the right to SUBSTITUTE A CERTIFICATE IN PLACE OF THE LIVE MATERIAL for ASAP orders when the weather is intemperate. Intemperate summer or winter weather may require FEDEX overnight shipping for ASAP live material orders. Live material certificate fulfillment (priority mail) may be HELD until the weather moderates. FEDEX EXPRESS shipping can be purchased to expedite orders when the weather is intemperate. For more information please contact us at educationalscience@msn.com Note: If you have a butterfly cage or habitat (Butterfly Pavillion, Butterfly Garden, Butterfly Hut) go to the category Butterfly and Moth Larvae to order only Larval Refills (caterpillars, food, cups). IMPORTANT: Monarch rearing and breeding kits with the letter A (ship live material ASAP-No certificate) after the catalog number REQUIRE THAT YOU HAVE A SOURCE OF FRESH MILKWEED to feed your larvae. IMPORTANT: We reserve the right to SUBSTITUTE A CERTIFICATE IN PLACE OF THE LIVE MATERIAL for ASAP orders when the weather is intemperate. Intemperate summer or winter weather may require overnight shipping for ASAP live material orders. Orders shipped via FedEx 2-Day Air cannot be shipped after Wednesday, nor can overnight orders be shipped after Thursday due to FedEx non-delivery on weekends. All overnight and 2-day orders placed after these cut-off days will be held for shipping until the first business day of the next week. LOWEST PRICING guarantee on all Painted Lady Rearing, Breeding and LARVAE REFILLS. Contract SPECIAL PRICING Available TO SCHOOLS and TEACHERS. Special discounts to home school teachers. Please call customer service at 281-554-9783 for quotation/bid proposal on volume purchases and orders over $300.00. Purchase orders and request for bid can be faxed to 281-557-4340.

Metasphere with Painted Lady Butterfly larvae (1-3 larvae; ship asap - no certificate) (MPC13A) $
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Butterfly rearing, emergence, and observation free-standing biosphere. Can be reused. Includes butterfly certificate redeemable for Painted Lady butterfly caterpillars. ...more

Butterfly Farm Monarch Breeding Kit with Certificate (BF201) $
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Rear monarch larvae into beautiful butterflies, breed them and then rear second generation caterpillars! Recommended optional cages: Pop-Up Butterfly Terrarium LH30(flight cage) or LH175(breeding cage), as seen on our home page. ...more

Butterfly Farm Monarch Breeding Kit -Ship livestock ASAP - No Certificate (BF201A) $
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Rear monarch larvae into beautiful butterflies, breed them and then rear second generation caterpillars! Recommended optional cages: Pop-Up Butterfly Terrarium LH30(flight cage) or LH175(breeding cage), as seen on our home page. ...more

Painted Lady & Hollyhock Plant Growing Kit (Plant and Larvae Certificate) (PGK100) $
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Includes hollyhock plant, 3-6 painted lady larvae with artificial diet, clear plastic greenhouse observatory, and complete instructions. Packaged in retail Butterfly Farm box. ...more

Gulf Fritillary & Passion Vine Plant Growing Kit (GGK100) $
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Kit includes: Certificate for Passion vine plant, Certificate for 2-4 gulf fritillary larvae with artificial diet, clear plastic greenhouse observatory, and complete instructions. Important: before placing order, please contact us about host plant and larvae availability. ...more

  Gulf Fritillary & Passion Vine Plant Growing Kit (Ship plant and larvae ASAP - no certificate) (GGK100A) $
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Passion vine plant, 2-4 gulf fritillary larvae with artificial diet, clear plastic greenhouse observatory, and complete instructions. Important: before placing order, please contact us about host plant and larvae availability. ...more

Metasphere Each (MSP1001) $
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Butterfly rearing, emergence, and observation free-standing biosphere. The Metasphere is a four inch plastic sphere designed for close study of each stage of a butterfly's development. ...more