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PSG 61 Haplopus micropterus

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PSG Number 61
Species Name Haplopus micropterus
Author (Describer) St. Fargeau & Serville
Year Described 1828
Subfamily Cladomorphinae
Locality Dominican Republic
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 140
Male Size (mm) 105
Foodplants Rose, Bramble, Hypericum
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Aplopus sp.
Difficulty Rating*

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