Melaneremus harmandi ( Griffini, 1912c )

Ingrisch, Sigfrid, 2018, New taxa and records of Gryllacrididae (Orthoptera, Stenopelmatoidea) from South East Asia and New Guinea with a key to the genera, Zootaxa 4510 (1), pp. 1-278 : 214

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Melaneremus harmandi ( Griffini, 1912c )


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Figs. 75 View FIGURE 75 P–Q

Material examined. India: West Bengal, Darjeeling , (27°2'N, 88°16'E), coll. Harmand, 2854-90 — 1 female (holotype) (Paris MNHN) GoogleMaps .

Diagnosis. In contrast to M. fruhstorferi , the female of M. harmandi has a long, substraight ovipositor with unmodified tip ( Fig. 75P View FIGURE 75 ). The subgenital plate is wider than long with converging lateral margins and subtruncate to faintly concave apical margin ( Fig. 75Q View FIGURE 75 ).

Measurements after Griffini 1912c (1 female).—body w/o wings: 19.2; pronotum: 4.2; tegmen: 1.3; hind femur: 12.5; ovipositor: 24.6 mm.


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