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PSG 128 Cryptophyllium westwoodii

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PSG Number 128
Species Name Cryptophyllium westwoodii
Author (Describer) Wood-Mason
Year Described 1875
Subfamily Phylliinae
Locality Thailand
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 80
Male Size (mm) 65
Foodplants Bramble, Oak, Hypericum
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Phyllium celebicum
Difficulty Rating*

* 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.