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PSG 72 Pulchriphyllium giganteum

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PSG Number 72
Species Name Pulchriphyllium giganteum
Author (Describer) Hausleithner
Year Described 1984
Subfamily Phylliinae
Locality West Malaysia
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Parth. in culture, Sexual in wild
Wings Can fly or glide
Female Size (mm) 105
Male Size (mm) 82
Foodplants Oak, Bramble
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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.