Anisoptera Latreille, 1829

Farooqi, Mohd Kaleemullah & Usmani, Mohd Kamil, 2018, Review of genus Conocephalus Thunberg, 1815 (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Conocephalinae) with one new species from India, Zootaxa 4461 (3), pp. 381-398: 382

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scientific name

Anisoptera Latreille, 1829
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Subgenus Anisoptera Latreille, 1829 

Anisoptera Latreille, 1829  . In Cuvier. Regne animal 2(5):184.

Type species: Locusta dorsalis Latreille, 1804  . Hist. Nat. Crust. Ins. 12:133.

Conocephalus (Neoxiphidion) Karny, 1912  . Genera Insectorum 135:8.

Type species: Locusta fasciata De Geer  (= Conocephalus fasciatus  ), by subsequent designation; authority: Rehn & Hebard, 1915. Trans. Amer. Entomol. Soc. 41:155–224, Pl.XV-XX.

Palotta Walker, 1869  . Catalogue of the Specimens of Dermaptera Saltatoria in the Collection of the British Museum 2:249.

Type species: Xiphidium inornata Walker, F.  (= Conocephalus iris  ), by original monotypy.

Xiphidium Burmeister, 1838  . Handbuch der Entomologie 2 2(I-VIII):707.Note: Replacement name for Xiphidion Serville 1831  . Syn. By Kirby, 1906. A Synonymic Catalogue of Orthoptera  ( Orthoptera Saltatoria  , Locustidae  vel Acridiidae  ) 2: 274.

Type species: Not available. 

Conocephalus (Thecoxiphidion) Karny, 1912  . Genera Insectorum 135:12.

Type species: Xiphidium strictum Scudder, S.H.  (= Conocephalus strictus  ), by subsequent designation; authority: Rehn & Hebard, 1915. Trans. Amer. Entomol. Soc. 41:155-224, Pl.XV-XX.

Xiphidion Serville, 1831  . Ann. Sci. nat. 22(86):159.

Type species: Locusta fusca Fabricius  , (= Conocephalus fuscus fuscus  ), by subsequent designation; authority: Rehn, 1905. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. 57:790-843.

Diagnosis. Fastigium verticis narrow or wide. Prosternum with two long narrow spines. Mid femora ventrally armed or unarmed. Ovipositor shorter than hind femur; straight to curved. Dorsal and ventral pairs of spurs of hind tibiae well developed. Male cerci with a single internal tooth. Female subgenital plate with variable excision.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Orthoptera

Family

Tettigoniidae

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Anisoptera Latreille, 1829

Farooqi, Mohd Kaleemullah & Usmani, Mohd Kamil 2018

2018
Loc

Palotta

Walker 1869

1869
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Xiphidium

Burmeister 1838

1838
Loc

Xiphidion

Serville 1831

1831
Loc

Anisoptera

Latreille 1829

1829