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PSG 38 Dares validispinus

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PSG Number 38
Species Name Dares validispinus
Author (Describer) Stål
Year Described 1875
Subfamily Dataminae
Locality Sabah, Sarawak & Brunei
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 45
Male Size (mm) 38
Foodplants Bramble, Oak, Rose
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Previous Names
Difficulty Rating* Very easy
Warnings* None

* 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.