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PSG 99 Epidares nolimetangere

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PSG Number 99
Species Name Epidares nolimetangere
Author (Describer) de Haan
Year Described 1842
Subfamily Dataminae
Locality Sarawak
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Female Size (mm) 45
Male Size (mm) 35
Foodplants Bramble, Oak, Pyracantha, Rose, Ivy
Vernacular Names Touch Me Not Stick Insect
Previous Names
Difficulty Rating* Easy

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