JANUARY / FEBRUARY UPDATE
We are open but working on reduced, variable, hours. We will deal with your order or enquiry as soon as possible, but there may be delays to our usual prompt service. Please email us, rather than phoning, wherever possible.
EUROPEAN UNION SHIPPING CHANGES: Please also note that we have had to increase our automated website shipping costs on European orders. We may be able to offer a lower shipping cost if you contact us directly and ask for a quote. Note that whilst we no longer charge VAT on EU orders, you will be directly liable for all local and national taxes and customs charges. Please bear this in mind when purchasing from us, and ensure you have read our full terms and conditions so that you are aware of any other costs for which you may be liable.
Specialist Manufacturer of Netting
Insect Traps, Sleeves and Cages
Who are you?
Insectopia is a family-run British business founded at the turn of the 21st century. Our cages and traps are all individually designed and crafted by us here in the UK.
What do you sell?
We make and sell a wide range of competitively priced, high quality, effective products for those studying or rearing butterflies and other insects. As well as traps and cages we also sell information charts, lighting rigs, and fine netting.
You can browse all our stocked products using the tabs at the top of the page. However if you need a specific size or design of netting cage that we don't offer as standard, we can help you out there too. We offer a bespoke design service (see tab above) and are happy to discuss your requirements.
For more information about the materials we use, please visit the 'Our Main Materials' section via 'About Us' in the bar to the left.
Is there a minimum order size?
No order is too big, or too small: we sell individual cages as well as bulk quantities. Our customers include beginners, enthusiasts, educationalists and professional researchers.
We also provide our goods to other entomological retailers.
Where do you ship to?
All of our products can be ordered online by customers in the UK or Europe. For deliveries outside the EU, or if you have have questions of any sort, please email us for help and information.
Do you have a physical shop I can visit?
No, we don't have retail premises. You can however book an appointment to visit our workshop to view any of our products, or discuss your requirements in person. For more information please go to the 'Face to Face' section via 'About Us' in the bar to the left.
Are you on social media?
Visit our facebook page at www.facebook.com/insectcage for our latest news and posts. Don't forget to like us!