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PSG 284 Pharnacia ponderosa

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PSG Number 284
Species Name Pharnacia ponderosa
Author (Describer) Stål
Year Described 1877
Subfamily Clitumninae
Locality Philippines
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction ?
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 180
Male Size (mm)
Foodplants Oak, possibly Bramble
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Previous Names
Difficulty Rating* Quite difficult

* 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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