Sinophasma jinxiuense Chen & He, 2008

Ho, George Wai-Chun, 2012, Notes on the genera Sinophasma Günther, 1940 and Pachyscia Redtenbacher, 1908 (Phasmatodea: Diapheromeridae: Necrosciinae), with the description of four new species from China, Zootaxa 3495, pp. 57-72: 66-67

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10.5281/zenodo.214059

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Sinophasma jinxiuense Chen & He, 2008
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Sinophasma jinxiuense Chen & He, 2008 

Sinophasma jinxiuense, Chen & He, 2008: 134  , 402, figs. 98 a–c.

Type-material. Holotype 3, Dayaoshan, Jinxiu, Guangxi Autonomous Region, China, 13.VI. 1982, Li Fashen ( CAUAbout CAU, not traced), assessed by Chen & He’s figures.

= Sinophasma rosarum Chen & He, 2008: 136  , 403, figs. 100 a–b. [Holotype Ƥ, 900–1900 m., Shengtangshan, Jinxiu, Guangxi Autonomous Region, China, 29.VI. 2000, Li Wenzhu ( IZCASAbout IZCAS, not traced), assessed by Chen & He’s figures.] syn nov.

Other material examined. 23, Shengtangshan, Jinxiu, Guangxi Autonomous Region, China, 27.VII. 2011, Hu Jiayao (SNU); 23, 1Ƥ, Lianhuashan, Jinxiu, Guangxi Autonomous Region, China, 30.VII. 2011, Hu Jiayao & Peng Zhong (SNU).

Diagnosis. Medium Sinophasma  . It is characterized by the clavate lateral angles of the anal segment and deeply concave hind margin of the poculum in male and small praeopercular organ on seventh sternum in female.

Notes. S. rosarum Chen & He, 2008  is shown to represent the previously unknown female of S. jinxiuense Chen & He, 2008  and hence is here synonymised with the latter.

Distribution. Guangxi (Jinxiu), China.

CAU

China Agricultural University

IZCAS

Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Phasmida

Family

Diapheromeridae

Genus

Sinophasma

Loc

Sinophasma jinxiuense Chen & He, 2008

Ho, George Wai-Chun 2012

2012
Loc

Sinophasma jinxiuense

Chen 2008: 134

Loc

Sinophasma rosarum

Chen 2008: 136