Species Information

PSG 182 Oxyartes lamellatus

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PSG Number 182
Species Name Oxyartes lamellatus
Author (Describer) Kirby
Year Described 1904
Subfamily Necrosciinae
Locality Vietnam
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wings but cannot fly/glide
Female Size (mm) 105
Male Size (mm) 90
Foodplants Bramble, Ivy, Oak, Raspberry, Rose
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Oxyartes honestus
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.