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Wax Worms

Wax Worms

Waxworms (Achroia grisella) are a great feeder for your ants and many other arthropods. Reptiles and amphibians love them, and even hedgehogs will take waxworms as a treat!


  • Moisture — 58.5%
  • Protein — 14.1%
  • Fat — 24.9%
  • Ash — 0.6%
  • Fibre — 3.4%
  • Calcium — 243mg/kg
  • Phosphorous — 1950mg/kg 


Please, note; Waxworms are high in fat and must be given to some animals as a treat only - Ants not included! 


Waiting for them to hatch into wax moths is often the best practice for some arthropods like praying mantis and assassin bugs before feeding. 

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