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PSG 382 Mnesilochus portentosus

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PSG Number 382
Species Name Mnesilochus portentosus
Author (Describer) Brunner
Year Described 1907
Subfamily Lonchodinae
Locality Borneo, Sarawak, Kuching Matang
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 125
Male Size (mm) 90
Foodplants Privet
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Difficulty Rating*

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