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PSG 239 Olinta sp.

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PSG Number 239
Species Name Olinta sp.
Author (Describer)
Year Described
Subfamily Xerosomatinae
Locality Costa Rica
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 75
Male Size (mm) 50
Foodplants Violets, Hypericum
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Previous Names
Difficulty Rating*

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