Cadena-Castañeda, Oscar J., 2015, The phallic structures in Gryllotalpidae (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpoidea), and its generic implications, Zootaxa 3981 (2), pp. 264-274 : 267

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Gryllotalpinae Leach, 1815

( Figs. 11–18 View FIGURES 9 – 14 View FIGURES 15 – 21 )

Epiphallus: transversal sclerites developed and of diverse shape, varying from a triangular shape to a peduncular structure, distally truncated with a “T” or “L” shape. Median prolongation tubular and with truncated or emarginated apex.

Endophallus: Non-fused parameres of varying development; internal process usually poorly developed (except in G. africana ), Basal plate triangular, square-shaped or ovoid, latero-basal plate present or absent. Antero-apical process absent.

Comment. The phallic complex of the genera Triamescaptor and Gryllotalpella could not be reached for review.