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PSG 356 Oreophoetes topoense

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PSG Number 356
Species Name Oreophoetes topoense
Author (Describer) Conle, Hennemann, Käch & Kneubühler
Year Described 2009
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality Ecuador
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 55
Male Size (mm) 50
Foodplants Ferns
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Difficulty Rating*

* 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.