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PSG 172 Bacillus grandii grandii

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PSG Number 172
Species Name Bacillus grandii grandii
Author (Describer) Nascetti & Bullini
Year Described 1981
Subfamily Bacillinae
Locality Sicily
Culture Status
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 80
Male Size (mm) 55
Foodplants Bramble
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Difficulty Rating*

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