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Uploaded on Thursday 29 Dec 2011 by Peter Prokosch

Rainbow Milkweed Locust, (Phymateus saxosus), Madagascar

Year: 2011 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
the Rainbow Milkweed Locust, (Phymateus saxosus) is a toxic species of Madagascar grasshoppers. Its toxicity comes from eating milkweed. Local people call the species tumateus.
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