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Tree Weta or Putangatanga

Description:

native tree weta

Habitat:

In holes or trees

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2 Comments

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 11 years ago

Great photo! I just found out such an insect exists. COOL!

Marian
Marian 11 years ago

Where exactly did you find this one? Diamond Harbour? Were you up a hill or quiet close to the sea? There are two very similiar tree weta species on Banks Peninsula, but they have different habitat preferences.

buggirl1
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buggirl1

New Zealand

Spotted on Aug 17, 2010
Submitted on Aug 17, 2010

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