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Ctenomorpha marginipennis

2 Margined-winged Stick Insect at suppressed

Ctenomorpha marginipennis at suppressed - 22 Jan 2021
Ctenomorpha marginipennis at suppressed - 22 Jan 2021
Ctenomorpha marginipennis at suppressed - 22 Jan 2021
Ctenomorpha marginipennis at suppressed - 22 Jan 2021
Ctenomorpha marginipennis at suppressed - 22 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Ctenomorpha marginipennis 27 Jan 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 27 Jan 2021 camcols

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Author's notes

Large stick insect visiting our doorstep at night. Head to tail length excluding forelegs approx 20cm, including extended forelegs approx 32cm.

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   27 Jan 2021
Designed to look like a eucalyptus twig

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 22 Jan 2021 11:26 PM Recorded on
  • camcols Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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