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PSG 259 Pseudophasma menius

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PSG Number 259
Species Name Pseudophasma menius
Author (Describer) Westwood
Year Described 1859
Subfamily Pseudophasmatinae
Locality Costa Rica
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 65
Male Size (mm) 50
Foodplants Privet, Hebe, Plantain
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Difficulty Rating*

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