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Parapodacanthus ailaketoae sp.n. (Phasmatidae)

Parapodacanthus ailaketoae sp.n. (Phasmatidae)

Parapodacanthus ailaketoae sp.n. (Phasmatidae, Tropidoderinae) or Aila Keto's Stick -insect. This new species found by us at Ankida Wildlife Sanctuary in January 2014. The only other species in the genus occurs in the Wet Tropics of North Queensland. It was formally described and published by Paul Brock and Geoff Monteith in 2018.

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