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PSG 37 Lopaphus perakensis

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PSG Number 37
Species Name Lopaphus perakensis
Author (Describer) Redtenbacher
Year Described 1908
Subfamily Necrosciinae
Locality West Malaysia
Culture Status Probably lost from culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 90
Male Size (mm) 70
Foodplants Bramble
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Paramyronides perakensis, 'red mouth'
Difficulty Rating*

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