Thaumaspis (Thaumaspis) montanus Bey-Bienko, 1957

Wang, Hanqiang, Liu, Xianwei & Li, Kai, 2014, A synoptic review of the genus Thaumaspis Bolivar (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae, Meconematinae) with the description of a new genus and four new species, ZooKeys 443, pp. 11-33: 14

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.443.7529

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:99430151-B7AF-4E37-A503-FCE38BCA9FDB

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scientific name

Thaumaspis (Thaumaspis) montanus Bey-Bienko, 1957
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Orthoptera Tettigoniidae

3. Thaumaspis (Thaumaspis) montanus Bey-Bienko, 1957  Figs 12-13

Thaumaspis montanus  : Bey-Bienko 1957: 411, fig. 13; Bey-Bienko 1962: 135; Beier 1966: 280; Liu and Jin1994: 109; Jin and Xia1994: 26.

Thaumaspis (Thaumaspis) montana  : Gorochov 1993: 82; Gorochov 1998: 114, figs 102- 103.

Diagnosis.

Female tegmina rather shorter than pronotum, subgenital fig short, nearly triangular, apex blunt (Fig. 13). Male unknown.

Coloration.

Body yellowish (maybe greenish in life), totally unicolor.

Measurement.

(length in mm) Body, ♀9.5; pronotum, ♀3.7; tegmina, ♀3.2; hind femora, ♀8.5; ovipositor, ♀7.5.

Distribution.

China (Yunnan, Tengchong).