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PSG 52 Alienobostra brocki

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PSG Number 52
Species Name Alienobostra brocki
Author (Describer) Hausleithner
Year Described 1987
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality Costa Rica, Santa Elena
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 140
Male Size (mm) 80
Foodplants Bramble, Pyracantha, Rose
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Calynda brocki
Difficulty Rating*

* Please note the warnings and difficulty rating are intended as an indicator only. The warnings are not an exhaustive list and other potentially dangerous behaviour may be exhibited by phasmids that is not listed here. Phasmids are wild creatures and should be treated with respect and handled with caution. Adults should always supervise children when handling phasmids.