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PSG 44 Eurycantha calcarata

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PSG Number 44
Species Name Eurycantha calcarata (? ssp.)
Author (Describer) Lucas
Year Described 1869
Subfamily Lonchodinae - see Bradler et al. 2014
Locality Indonesia exact location unknown
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 155
Male Size (mm) 115
Foodplants Bramble, Hawthorn, Ivy, Oak, Raspberry, Rose
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