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PSG 19 Lonchodes brevipes

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PSG Number 19
Species Name Lonchodes brevipes
Author (Describer) Gray
Year Described 1835
Subfamily Lonchodinae
Locality Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra
Culture Status Tentative culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 135
Male Size (mm) 85
Foodplants Bramble, Hawthorn, Rhododendron, Rose, Oak
Vernacular Names Gray's Malaysian Twig
Previous Names
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.