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PSG 7 Clitarchus hookeri

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PSG Number 7
Species Name Clitarchus hookeri
Author (Describer) White
Year Described 1846
Subfamily Phasmatinae
Locality New Zealand & UK
Culture Status Tentative culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 90
Male Size (mm) 70
Foodplants Bramble, Eucalyptus
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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.