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PSG 83 Rhaphiderus scabrosus

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PSG Number 83
Species Name Rhaphiderus scabrosus
Author (Describer) Percheron
Year Described 1829
Subfamily Tropidoderinae
Locality Mauritius
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings
Female Size (mm) 95
Male Size (mm) 70
Foodplants Rose
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Rhaphiderus alliaceus
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.