Friday 22nd May
Common Name: Giant Prickly Stick Insect
Scientific Name: Extatosoma tiaratum
Size: Adult/Sub-adult female
Status: Captive Bred
Female huge, with large curled abdomen and a spiky body. Males can fly short distances, both sexes have leaf like projections on their legs, brown in colour.
These stick insects feed on Bramble, Oak, Eucalyptus.
Sizes shown are average length from head to tip of abdomen, including ovipositor, but not antennae.
Stick insects are generally sent as a male and female pair, or single male. If you require a single female please telephone to check availability (unless I have a surplus of females a male will be sent). It is not possible to sex nymphs from all species.
For additional information/photos please do a Google search on the scientific name. Do not limit the search to UK only as most of the best information is in Europe and America.
Giant Prickly Stick Insect (Extatosoma tiaratum) Adult/Sub-adult female
- Product Code: 1073
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