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PSG 269 Pseudophasma castaneum

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PSG Number 269
Species Name Pseudophasma castaneum
Author (Describer) Bates
Year Described 1865
Subfamily Pseudophasmatinae
Locality Peru
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 55
Male Size (mm) 50
Foodplants Privet, Hebe
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* 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.

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