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PSG 235 Brasidas samarensis

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PSG Number 235
Species Name Brasidas samarensis
Author (Describer) Rehn & Rehn
Year Described 1938
Subfamily Obriminae
Locality Philippines
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 115
Male Size (mm) 60
Foodplants Bramble, Hawthorn, Oak
Vernacular Names Philippines Beauty
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.