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PSG 325 Hermarchus leytensis

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PSG Number 325
Species Name Hermarchus leytensis
Author (Describer) Zompro
Year Described 1997
Subfamily Stephanacridini - see Hennemann & Conle, 2008
Locality Mt Apo, Mindanao, Philippines
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wings but cannot fly/glide
Female Size (mm) 130
Male Size (mm) 80
Foodplants Hypericum, Gaultheria, Eucalyptus, Bramble
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* 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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