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PSG 58 Tirachoidea cantori

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PSG Number 58
Species Name Tirachoidea cantori
Author (Describer) Westwood
Year Described 1859
Subfamily Clitumninae
Locality West Malaysia
Culture Status Lost from culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 210
Male Size (mm) 125
Foodplants Bramble, Oak
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Tirachoidea sp., Pharnacia cantori, Pharnacia sumatrana (misidentification)
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.