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Object Name Specimen, Orthoptera
Description Large male tree weta (Hemideina femorata). Found dead in pasture enar forest and scrub remnant Has been prepared for display - eviscerated and abdomen stuffed with cotton wool. Mounted in lifelike pose with antennae straight out. Gapes Valley, Geraldine, SC. 03/03/2006.
Catalogue Number 2006/090.1
Dimensions L-5.5 cm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Invertebrata
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (grasshoppers, wetas, crickets
Genus and species Hemideina femorata