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PSG 53 Phasmotaenia inermis inermis

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PSG Number 53
Species Name Phasmotaenia inermis inermis
Author (Describer) Redtenbacher
Year Described 1908
Subfamily Stephanacridini - see Hennemann & Conle, 2008
Locality Fiji, Viti Levu
Culture Status Lost from culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Males only winged
Female Size (mm) 152.5-160
Male Size (mm) 81.5-94.5
Foodplants Guava
Vernacular Names
Previous Names Phasmotaenia inermis
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.