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PSG 47 Phanocles costaricensis

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PSG Number 47
Species Name Phanocles costaricensis
Author (Describer) Hennemann
Year Described 2002
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality Costa Rica
Culture Status ?
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 185
Male Size (mm) 110
Foodplants Bramble, Rose
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Bacteria sp.
Difficulty Rating*

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