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PSG 151 Asceles margaritatus margaritatus

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PSG Number 151
Species Name Asceles margaritatus margaritatus
Author (Describer) Redtenbacher
Year Described 1908
Subfamily Necrosciinae
Locality Sabah
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wings but cannot fly/glide
Female Size (mm) 60
Male Size (mm) 50
Foodplants Eucalyptus, Bramble, Oak
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Difficulty Rating*

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