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Most captive Indian stick insects can and do reproduce in the absence of a male (parthenogenetic reproduction). The insect (female) will lay hundreds of tiny (0.08 inch or 2 mm) eggs over her life. These are smooth and round and must be separated form the feces at the bottom of the cage.
Populations of stick insects which still live in the wild in India where the males are much more common breed in a conventional fashion. Here the mail fertilities the eggs and they and while the females can reproduce parthenogeneticaly, there are probably good genetic reasons for this since without normal sexual reproduction the species would be expected to lose genetic diversity over time and therefore be unable to adapt and evolve.
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What are stick insects?

Stick insects have the appearance of sticks, but with legs. These insects have taken the art of disguise to extremes. Many species have stem or leaf like bodies and subtle col

Do stick insects reproduce by laying eggs?

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How do insects reproduce?

They lay their own eggs (asexual) and mate with other inects. (sexually) The question is too broad to answer.

How do stick insects stick to surfaces?

They use their legs which act like velcro to the surface they walk on. Improved Answer: The previous answer isn't entirely correct; stick insect feet are completely smooth,

What does a stick insect do?

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What type of insect is a stick insect?

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