Southern Walking Stick (Anisomorpha
||Belize amd Mexico.
Ova take 3- 4 months to hatch. Nymphs will reach
maturity after 4- 6 months. They should always be
offered a variety of leafs, besides only Bramble.
They should be kept at 20- 30°C. This is a more
hardier specie then that of an Anisomorpha buprestoides.
This specie was imported from Belize and are becoming
more common on the Gulf coast.
Caution: These Phasmids
are sprayers, if liquid will get into human or animal
eyes, it may cause temporary blindness or even chemical
burning of cornea and painfully irritating if inhaled.
This is accomplished by a pair of meta-thoracic
defense glands located on top of the thorax. In
the case of an accident, immediately wash the eyes
with sterile saline or at least water and consult
a doctor or eye professionals. If not treated immediately,
there have being a case of a dog getting corneal
Females: get 6- 7 cm long.
Males: get 4- 4.5 cm long.
Medium size nymph.