Hermarchus sp. "Efate"
(by Bruno Kneubuehler)

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

  • from Efate (Vanuatu)
  • easy species, but they are VERY fidgety
  • therefore this species must be handled very carefully and be kept in a big cage, otherwise they will loose legs quickly
  • cage for 2 adult pairs at least 60+ cm high !
  • incubation about 3 - 4 months
  • feed well on bramble, hazel and beech
  • need a humid cage
  • spray regularly but let water dry up before you spray again
  • females about 18 cm, males about 11 cm
  • females are bright green, green-brown mottled or fully brown

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