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PSG 407 Orthomeria kangi

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PSG Number 407
Species Name Orthomeria kangi
Author (Describer) Vallotto, Bresseel, Heitzmann & Gottardo
Year Described 2016
Subfamily Aschiphasmatinae
Locality Philippines, Benguet
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wings but cannot fly/glide
Female Size (mm) 42
Male Size (mm) 36
Foodplants Nettles
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Difficulty Rating*

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