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PSG 71 Bacillus atticus cyprius

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PSG Number 71
Species Name Bacillus atticus cyprius
Author (Describer) Uvarov
Year Described 1936
Subfamily Bacillinae
Locality Cyprus, Governor's Beach
Culture Status Lost from culture
Reproduction Parthenogenetic
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 80
Male Size (mm)
Foodplants Lentisc
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Bacillus cyprius
Difficulty Rating*

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