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PSG 173 Neohirasea sp.

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PSG Number 173
Species Name Neohirasea sp.
Author (Describer)
Year Described
Subfamily Lonchodinae
Locality Vietnam
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 80
Male Size (mm) 65
Foodplants Bramble, Ivy
Vernacular Names Vietnam Prickly Stick Insect
Previous Names Neohirasea maerens
Difficulty Rating* Very 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.