Asceles bidentatus ( Chen & He, 2008 )

Ho, George Wai-Chun, 2016, Contribution to the knowledge of Chinese Phasmatodea III: Catalogue of the phasmids of Hainan Island, China, with descriptions of one new genus, one new species and two new subspecies and prop, Zootaxa 4150 (3), pp. 314-340: 315-316

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4150.3.4

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7A3CF83A-DA56-FFF1-B08E-F963FC2EFE9F

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scientific name

Asceles bidentatus ( Chen & He, 2008 )
status

comb. nov.

Asceles bidentatus ( Chen & He, 2008)  comb. nov. T

Aruanoidea bidentata, Chen & He, 2008: 111  , figs. 77a–d.

Types. Holotype: Ƌ, 620–650m, Mengla , Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, China, 10.VI.1959, Zhang Fa-Cai ( IZCASAbout IZCAS)  ; Paratypes: 1♀, 620–650m, Mengla , Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, China, 10.VI.1959, Pu Fu-Ji ( IZCASAbout IZCAS)  ; 1Ƌ, Jianfengling , Hainan, China, 8.IX.1982, Liang Cheng-Feng ( IZCASAbout IZCAS)  .

Notes. Chen and He (2008: 111) placed this species in Aruanoidea Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1893  , which is a junior synonym of Necroscia Audinet-Serville, 1838 (Hennemann, 1998)  . Abdominal structure of both sexes show a close relationship with Asceles Redtenbacher, 1908  and it is appropriate to place this species in Asceles  . Distribution. Hainan (Jianfengling) and Yunnan (Mengla), China.

IZCAS

Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Phasmida

Family

Diapheromeridae

Genus

Asceles

Loc

Asceles bidentatus ( Chen & He, 2008 )

Ho, George Wai-Chun 2016

2016
Loc

Aruanoidea bidentata

Chen 2008: 111