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PSG 101 Lamponius guerini

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PSG Number 101
Species Name Lamponius guerini
Author (Describer) Saussure
Year Described 1868
Subfamily Cladomorphinae
Locality Guadeloupe
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 90
Male Size (mm) 70
Foodplants Bramble, Eucalyptus, Ivy, Oak, Pyracantha, Raspberry, Rose
Vernacular Names Guadeloupe Stick Insect
Previous Names
Difficulty Rating* 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.