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PSG 209 Lopaphus brachypterus

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PSG Number 209
Species Name Lopaphus brachypterus
Author (Describer) de Haan
Year Described 1842
Subfamily Necrosciinae
Locality West Malaysia
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 100
Male Size (mm) 55
Foodplants Eucalyptus, Hypericum
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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.

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