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Author: Wilson, Louis F.;
Source: Forest Insect & Disease Leaflet 82. [Upper Darby, PA:] U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Area State & Private Forestry
Publication Series: Forest Insect and Disease Leaflet (FIDL)
Description: The walkingstick, Diapheromera femorata (Say), is a defoliator of deciduous trees in North America. Because of its shape, this insect is also commonly called the stickbug, specter, stick insect, prairie alligator, devil's horse, witch's horse, devil's darning needle, thick- thighed walkingstick, or northern walkingstick, depending on locality.
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Wilson, Louis F. 1964. Walkingstick. Forest Insect & Disease Leaflet 82. [Upper Darby, PA:] U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Area State & Private Forestry
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