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PSG 258 Parectatosoma mocquerysi

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PSG Number 258
Species Name Parectatosoma mocquerysi
Author (Describer) Finot
Year Described 1897
Subfamily Anisacanthinae
Locality Madagascar
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wings but cannot fly/glide
Female Size (mm) 100
Male Size (mm) 85
Foodplants Hypericum, Eucalyptus
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Difficulty Rating*
Warnings*
Disclaimer:

* 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.