Status: British Isles non-native species.
Description: The pink-coloured wings present on all adults make this species easy to identify. It can spray an irritant at potential predators.
Habitat: Native to Madagascar, this is one of the more common species kept as a pet.
Phenology: This species is parthenogenetic, existing only as females in captivity.
Distribution: This species is not present in the National Biodiversity Network Database currently (October 2008).