Letana inflata

Nagar, Rajendra & Swaminathan, R., 2015, Occurrence of a new species of Letana (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Phaneropterinae) in India, Zootaxa 4044 (3), pp. 429-445 : 435

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4044.3.6

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B51198D2-94B2-474D-8FAD-33425E4CE343

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5662361

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/BA07879D-FFAB-1251-FF0E-F8D7EF11FC9D

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scientific name

Letana inflata
status

 

Letana inflata (Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1878

(Fig. 35, 41, 46; Plate IV)

Material examined. (1 ♀ Specimen) India: Tamil Nadu; 19.i. 2014, Coll. Rajendra Nagar ( TNAU, Coimbatore).

Description. Female: medium sized, green, body and legs with black dots; dorsal field of tegmen medial brown; antennae green, indistinctly annulated, parapterous species; pronotum strongly inflate; ovipositor short, sickle shaped, dorsal margins triangular, serrulate in apical parts; supra-anal plate circa semicircular with a short, sometimes little distinct, baso-medial furrow; cerci long slender apex sub-obtuse; sub-genital plate triangular with a longitudinal fold apex slightly incised.

TNAU

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Orthoptera

Family

Phaneropteridae

Genus

Letana