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Species Timema californicum

Timema sp. - Timema californicum red-legged green critter - Timema californicum - male Pair of walkingsticks - Timema californicum - male - female Walkingsticks (Phasmida)? - Timema californicum - male - female Walkingsticks (Phasmida)? - Timema californicum - male - female Walkingsticks (Phasmida)? - Timema californicum - male - female Walkingsticks (Phasmida)? - Timema californicum - male - female Walkingsticks (Phasmida)? - Timema californicum - male - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Phasmida (Walkingsticks)
Family Timematidae
Genus Timema
Species californicum (Timema californicum)
Range
The distribution for T. californicum shown on the map here should be considered a subset of the actual range, since the interactive map here indicates further records of T. californicum in the Coast Ranges in Marin Co. and as far north as Humboldt Co.
Food
Recorded host plants: manzanita (Arctostaphylos spp.), ceanothus (Ceanothus spp.), oak (Quercus spp.), mountain mahogony (Cercocarpus spp.), toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia)
Print References
Hebard, M. (1920) The genus Timema Scudder, with the description of a new species, (Orthoptera, Phasmidae, Timeminae). Entomological News, 31 126-132 (Read at BHL)
Tinkham, E. R. (1942). A new californian species of Timema (Phasmodea: Timemidae) with zoogeographical notes. Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. 41(2):72-79. pl. 14 (Read at BHL)
Internet References
A depiction of the male terminalia appears as Fig. 6 in the plate here.