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PSG 21 Extatosoma popa

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PSG Number 21
Species Name Extatosoma popa
Author (Describer) Stål
Year Described 1875
Subfamily Extatosomatinae
Locality Papua New Guinea, Morobe Province
Culture Status Lost from culture
Reproduction Sexual
Female Size (mm) 160
Male Size (mm) 85
Foodplants Oak, Eucalyptus, Hypericum
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Difficulty Rating*

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