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What do Wetas eat?

What do Wetas eatDifferent species have different diets. Most weta are predators or omnivores preying on other invertebrates, but the tree and giant weta eat mostly lichens, leaves, flowers, seed-heads and fruit.


Weta description:

Weta is the name given to about 70 insect species endemic to New Zealand. There are many similar species around the world, though most are in the southern hemisphere. The name comes from the Māori word 'wētā' and is the same in the plural (like 'sheep'). The Māori word for the Giant Weta is 'wētā punga' (lumpy or jointed weta).

What do Wetas eat

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