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Phobaeticus kirbyi Brunner, 1907 - Male & Female.

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Phobaeticus kirbyi Brunner, 1907 is one of the longest insects in the world.  This photo shows Paul Jennings holding a male and a female which we found in Tawai Forest Reserve, Sabah in December 2006.  This species is very common along the roadside.

Photo by Phil Bragg.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith