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PSG 5 Medauroidea extradentata

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PSG Number 5
Species Name Medauroidea extradentata
Author (Describer) Brunner
Year Described 1907
Subfamily Clitumninae
Locality Vietnam
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 110
Male Size (mm) 75
Foodplants Bramble, Hawthorn, Oak, Rose
Vernacular Names Annam Stick Insect, Thorny Stick
Previous Names Clitumnus extradentatus, Baculum extradentatum
Difficulty Rating*

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