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PSG 268 Leiophasma lucubense

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PSG Number 268
Species Name Leiophasma lucubense
Author (Describer) Brancsik
Year Described 1893
Subfamily Leiophasmatinae
Locality Madagascar
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 125
Male Size (mm) 70
Foodplants Hypericum, Bramble
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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.