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PSG 80 Acanthoxyla geisovii

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PSG Number 80
Species Name Acanthoxyla geisovii
Author (Describer) Kaup
Year Described 1866
Subfamily Phasmatinae
Locality New Zealand & UK
Culture Status
Reproduction Parth.
Female Size (mm) 75
Male Size (mm)
Foodplants Bramble, Eucalyptus, Cupressus
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Previous Names
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.