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PSG 35 Diapheromera (Diapheromera) femorata

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PSG Number 35
Species Name Diapheromera (Diapheromera) femorata
Author (Describer) Say
Year Described 1824
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality USA & Canada
Culture Status Tentative culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 75
Male Size (mm) 65
Foodplants Oak, Bramble, Rose
Vernacular Names Northern Walking Stick, Common American Walkingstick, Walkingstick (USA)
Previous Names Diapheromera femorata
Difficulty Rating*

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