Antongiliinae sp. "Ranomafana"
(by Bruno Kneubuehler)

the detailed care sheet with many more photos will follow here later on...

  • easy species
  • origin: Ranomafana NP, Madagascar
  • found by Nicolas Cliquennois (MG) in early 2016
  • incubation about 4 - 5 months
  • feed very well on bramble (Rubus spp.) and Salal (Gaultheris shallon)
  • need a humid cage, around 80+ % rh would be good enough
  • spray regularly but let water dry up before you spray again
  • males and females are very similarly colored, and there is not much variation amongst different individuals
  • females about 5 cm, males about 3.5 cm
  • a small "Pachymorpha-style", slow-moving species

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