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PSG 32 Ocnophiloidea regularis

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PSG Number 32
Species Name Ocnophiloidea regularis
Author (Describer) Brunner
Year Described 1907
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality Trinidad & Tobago
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 50
Male Size (mm) 45
Foodplants Bramble, Hawthorn, Ivy, Oak, Raspberry, Rose
Vernacular Names Trinidad Twig, Trinidad Minature Stick Insect
Previous Names Libethra regularis
Difficulty Rating*

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