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PSG 175 Diesbachia tamyris

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PSG Number 175
Species Name Diesbachia tamyris
Author (Describer) Westwood
Year Described 1859
Subfamily Necrosciinae
Locality Sumatra
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 105
Male Size (mm) 85
Foodplants Bramble, Oak, Pyracantha, Rose, Hypericum
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* 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.

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