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PSG 167 Hermarchus novaebritanniae

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PSG Number 167
Species Name Hermarchus novaebritanniae
Author (Describer) Wood-Mason
Year Described 1877
Subfamily Stephanacridini - see Hennemann & Conle, 2008
Locality Fiji
Culture Status
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm)
Male Size (mm) 95
Foodplants Oak, Bramble, Eucalyptus
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Previous Names
Difficulty Rating*

* Please note the warnings and difficulty rating are intended as an indicator only. The warnings are not an exhaustive list and other potentially dangerous behaviour may be exhibited by phasmids that is not listed here. Phasmids are wild creatures and should be treated with respect and handled with caution. Adults should always supervise children when handling phasmids.