Phyllium gatungense eggs x25
Phyllium gatungense is a very interesting stick insect species with a characteristic leaf shape. Adult females are fairly large and can reach a length of about 10/12 cm.
This is a sexual stick insect species, adults will pair and the female will lay eggs.
Eggs of this species hatch in 4-5 months. The ones for sale have been incubated for a couple of months and are expected to hatch in 2-3 months depending on temperature. Nymphs take 6 months and 6 molts before reaching adulthood. Adults of Phyllium gatungense live for other 8 months, laying eggs and mating throughout this period.