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A new species of Phobaeticus Brunner von Wattenwyl, from the Philippines (phasmatidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1997
Journal:Phasmid Studies
Start Page:43
Date Published:12/1997
Keywords:Phasmida, Philippines, Phobaeticus lumawigi n.sp.

Phobaeticus lumawigi n.sp. is described from a single female collected from Luzon, Philippines and deposited in the
Natural History Museum, London. This species is distinguished from others in the genus by its unusual leg serration.
Phamacia rigida Redtenbacher, 1908 is returned to the genus Phamacia Stal, 1877 (from Phobaeticus Brunner von
Wattenwyl, 1907)

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