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PSG 3 Bacillus rossius rossius

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PSG Number 3
Species Name Bacillus rossius rossius
Author (Describer) Rossi
Year Described 1788
Subfamily Bacillinae
Locality Europe
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 75
Male Size (mm) 55
Foodplants Bramble, Rose
Vernacular Names Mediterranean Stick Insect
Previous Names
Difficulty Rating*
Warnings*
Disclaimer:

* 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.