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PSG 189 Pseudophasma acanthonotus

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PSG Number 189
Species Name Pseudophasma acanthonotus
Author (Describer) Redtenbacher
Year Described 1906
Subfamily Pseudophasmatinae
Locality Venezuela
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 75
Male Size (mm) 55
Foodplants Bramble, Hypericum, Privet
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Difficulty Rating*

* 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.