Species Information

PSG 183 Sceptrophasma hispidulum

Click here for Species Care Sheet

Species Images
PSG Number 183
Species Name Sceptrophasma hispidulum
Author (Describer) Wood-Mason
Year Described 1873
Subfamily Pachymorphinae
Locality Andaman Islands
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 70
Male Size (mm) 60
Foodplants Bramble, Oak, Raspberry
Vernacular Names
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.