Ancistrocercus (Ancistrocercus) excelsior

Chamorro-Rengifo, Juliana & Braun, Holger, 2010, The Tettigoniidae (Orthoptera) described by Salvador de Toledo Piza Jr. and deposited in the collection of the University of São Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura " Luiz de Queiroz ", Braz, Zootaxa 2635, pp. 41-66: 59

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Ancistrocercus (Ancistrocercus) excelsior


Ancistrocercus (Ancistrocercus) excelsior  (Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1895)

Gongrocnemis peruviana Piza, 1978  syn. nov.

The female holotype from Peru coincides practically completely in all characters with A. excelsior  , also described from a female specimen from Peru. (We examined the photos of the types, as well as the redescription in Beier 1962.)