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PSG 106 Oncotophasma martini

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PSG Number 106
Species Name Oncotophasma martini
Author (Describer) Griffini
Year Described 1896
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality Costa Rica
Culture Status Lost from culture
Reproduction Sexual
Female Size (mm) 75
Male Size (mm) 70
Foodplants Bramble, Raspberry
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