Marthogryllacris (Marthogryllacris) rufonotata Li, Liu et Li, 2014

Li, Miaomiao, Fang, Yan, Liu, Xianwei & Li, Kai, 2014, Review of the species of the genus Marthogryllacris (Orthoptera, Gryllacrididae, Gryllacridinae), Zootaxa 3889 (2), pp. 277-288 : 278

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Marthogryllacris (Marthogryllacris) rufonotata Li, Liu et Li

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1. Marthogryllacris (Marthogryllacris) rufonotata Li, Liu et Li sp. nov.

( Figs. 1–4 View FIGURES 1–4 )

Description. Male. Body moderately large, stout. Fastigium of vertex truncate, about 1.5 times as wide as scape, with lateral carinae ( Fig. 1 View FIGURES 1–4 ); frons with distinctly setae; eyes long-oval, prominent. Fore margin of pronotum more or less projected, hind margin straight. Tegmina rather exceeding beyond the apex of abdomen, R of the left tegmen with 6 branches at apex; Rs occurred after the middle of R, apex of Rs with 2 branches; M united with CuA, also with 2 branches. Rs of right tegmen occurred before the middle of R; M independent, simple; A 4, the last of them united at base. Wings slightly extending beyond tegmina. Fore and mid tibiae with 5 pairs of spurs, but mid tibia without intero-apical spur. Hind femur armed 13–16 internal spines and 10–11 external spines on ventral surface, hind tibia dorsally bearing 6 internal spines and 6–7 external spines. Posterior margin of 8 th abdominal tergite protruded in the middle, with 3 longitudinal keels; 9 th abdominal tergite split in two acute lobes ( Fig. 2 View FIGURES 1–4 ). Subgenital plate short, posterior margin slightly concave, with 2 gradually diverged keels. Styli much longer than subgenital plate, slightly flattened ( Fig. 3–4 View FIGURES 1–4 ).

Female. Unknown.

Coloration. Body reddish brown, but with blackish eyes and maxillary palpus. Tegmina pale infuscate, transverse venations darkish; wings transparent, but with darkish stripes along the transverse venations, spines of hind femur and tibia darkish brown.

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Body Pronotum Tegmina Hind femur Ovipositor ♂ 26.0 8.0 37.0 20.0 / Material. Holotype ♂, Wangtian Tree , Mengla, Yunnan, China, Alt. 600m, 2009.VI.4–6, collected by Liu Xian-Wei et al. . Distribution. China (Yunnan). Diagnosis. This species differs from other species of the genus in the reddish brown head and pronotum, as well as the structure of the abdomen.













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