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PSG 36 Hermagoras hosei

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PSG Number 36
Species Name Hermagoras hosei
Author (Describer) Kirby
Year Described 1896
Subfamily Lonchodinae
Locality Sarawak
Culture Status Lost from culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 130
Male Size (mm) 85
Foodplants Bramble, Hawthorn, Privet, Pyracantha, Rose
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Lonchodes haematomus, Lonchodes hosei
Difficulty Rating*

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