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PSG 280 Bacteria ploiaria

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PSG Number 280
Species Name Bacteria ploiaria
Author (Describer) Westwood
Year Described 1859
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality Panama
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wings but cannot fly/glide
Female Size (mm) 170
Male Size (mm) 110
Foodplants Bramble
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Difficulty Rating* Quite difficult

* 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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