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PSG No. scientific name
author, year
family,
sub family,
tribe
origin rep. length male (mm) length female (mm) foodplants status culture -
comment
28 Eurycnema versirubra
(Audinet-Serville, 1838)
Phasmatidae,
Phasmatinae,
Phasmatini
Java (not Malaysia)P110-115180-230Oak, Eukalyptus, Salal, Guava, StrawberryC

Eurycnema versirubra

STOCK 1: Believed to have originated from a culture held in West Malaysia, which most certainly was from Java. Cultured in Europe since the 1960's [parthenogenetic]. STOCK 2: W-Java, Bogor (= Buitenzorg), frequently imported from local insect-dealers since the 1990's [parthenogenetic].
cage: No soil needed (use kitchen-paper or similar)	large: height > 80 cm	climate: High temperatures > 25°C / use extra lightning or heating	Good ventilation needed / keep airy