The Florida Katydid Stilpnochlora couloniana is a lively day active species which does well in a warm room and is relatively easy to rear and breed. They make for a good introduction into the hobby and are attractive at all stages.
Temperature: 16 - 28c
Ventilation: Well ventilated
Feeding: Buddleja, Bramble, Rose, Privet
Known issues: This is a relatively large species which is very delicate during final moult. A good height of enclosure is essential and do not overcrowd.
Incubation time: 1-2 months
Nymph to adult: 4-5 months
Lifespan as adult: 6 months+
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