Pseudotachycines ovalilobatus (Gorochov, 2010)

Qin, Yanyan, Liu, Xianwei & Li, Kai, 2017, A new genus and some new descriptions of the tribe Aemodogryllini (Orthoptera, Rhaphidophoridae, Aemodogryllinae; Aemodogryllini) from China, Zootaxa 4303 (4), pp. 482-490: 488-489

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4303.4.2

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Pseudotachycines ovalilobatus (Gorochov, 2010)
status

comb. nov.

Pseudotachycines ovalilobatus (Gorochov, 2010)   comb. nov.

( Figs. 21–22)

Diestrammena (Gymnaeta) ovalilobata: Gorochov, 2010: 206   , 11–12.

Redescription. Male. Body medium sized.Fore tibiae with 2 internal and 2 external spurs. Mid tibiae with 1–2 internal spur(s) and 1–2 external spur(s). Hind tibiae armed with spines of 14–15 groups above, every group including 3–6 spines. Subapical spur of hind tibiae longer than hind metatarsus. Male genitalia without paired epiphallus, proximal part slightly narrower and apex with shallow incision; membranous median dorsal lobe with sclerotized lateral plates ( Fig. 21). Apical part of each dorsolateral membranous lobe of genitalia slightly sclerotized and the apex directed upwards.

Female. Subgenital plate with transversed apex and the lateral basal part prominent ( Fig. 22). Ovipositor longer than the half hind femora.

Coloration. Body brown. Head, abdomen, antenna and cerci light brown. Legs without distinct stripes.

Measurements. (length in mm) Body ♂ 12.0–17.0, ♀ 14.0–16.0; pronotum ♂ 5.0–5.5, ♀ 5.5–6.0; fore femora ♂ 7.5–8.5, ♀ 8.0–9.0; hind femora ♂ 15.0–17.0, ♀ 16.0–18.0; ovipositor 11.5–12.5.

Material examined. 1♂, Hubei, Shennongjia , 1983-VIII-19, collected by Jin Gen-Tao, Liu Zu-Yao, Zheng Jian-Zhong.  

Distribution. China (Hubei).

Diagnosis. This species is closely related to Pseudotachycines trapezialis   sp. nov., but differences from the latter in that: hind tibiae armed with 45–48 spines each side above.

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Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Orthoptera

Family

Rhaphidophoridae

Genus

Pseudotachycines

Loc

Pseudotachycines ovalilobatus (Gorochov, 2010)

Qin, Yanyan, Liu, Xianwei & Li, Kai 2017
2017
Loc

Diestrammena (Gymnaeta) ovalilobata:

Gorochov 2010: 206
2010