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PSG 120 Carausius cristatus

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PSG Number 120
Species Name Carausius cristatus
Author (Describer) Brunner
Year Described 1907
Subfamily Lonchodinae
Locality Sabah
Culture Status
Reproduction Sexual
Female Size (mm) 110
Male Size (mm) 85
Foodplants Bramble, Raspberry, Rose
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Difficulty Rating*

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