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PSG 10 Phyllium (Pulchriphyllium) bioculatum

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PSG Number 10
Species Name Phyllium (Pulchriphyllium) bioculatum
Author (Describer) Gray
Year Described 1832
Subfamily Phylliinae
Locality Java
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 85
Male Size (mm) 55
Foodplants Oak, Bramble
Vernacular Names Gray's Leaf Insect, Javan Leaf Insect, Javanese Leaf Insect
Previous Names
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.