Rhachitopis crassus Walker, 1870,

Tshililo, Precious, 2020, Review of South African Euryphyminae, Zootaxa 4820 (1), pp. 70-104: 99

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4820.1.4

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4439433

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scientific name

Rhachitopis crassus Walker, 1870
status

 

Rhachitopis crassus Walker, 1870 

( Figs. 3DView FIGURE 3, 4CView FIGURE 4, 16View FIGURE 16)

Caloptenus crassus: Walker, 1870:694  .

Euryphymus crassus: Kirby, 1902:99  ; Kirby, 1910:547.

Rhachitopis crassus Uvarov, 1922:143  ; Johnston, H.B. 1956:422; Dirsh, 1956:121–272, figs. 27.12, 13; Dirsh. 1965: 263; Johnston, 1968:194; Naskrecki, 1992:59, figs. 1–13, 74, 81.

Type locality. Africa, Southern Africa , South Africa. No type examined  .

Material. SOUTH AFRICA: Northern Cape: 20 miles west of Hopetown (S29.6578, E23.7517) 27.i.1930 coll. K. Munro— 2♂, 2♀ ( ANSP)GoogleMaps  ; 40 mi. E. of Calvinia , S31.44085, E20.43228, 18 Mar. 1939 coll. E.R. Helwig— 21♂, 4♀ ( ANSP)GoogleMaps  ; 50 mi E of Pofadder (S29.1284, E20.2247) 18.iii.1958 coll. G. van Son— 1♀GoogleMaps  ; Free State: Bloemfontein (S29.1177, E26.2178) 06.v.1919 coll. Ch. K. Brain— 2♂, 2♀ ( USTB)GoogleMaps  ; Mpumalanga: De La Rey (S25.8688, E29.2238) i.1917 coll. Dr. Brauns— 2♂, 1♀ (Transvaal Museum)GoogleMaps  ; Fraserburg (S31.9131, E21.5140) 19.v.1939 coll. E.R. Helwig—1 ( ANSP) ♂GoogleMaps  ; Eastern Cape: Great Fish River Game Reserve , Buffalo Camp North (S32.9029, E26.7879) 02.vi.2001 coll. M. Pareja—5 (Trasnsvaal Museum) ♀GoogleMaps  ; Herbert (S29.6589, E24.6635) 15.v.1919,— 1♂, 3♀ ( ANSP)GoogleMaps  ; Hopetown (S29.6196, E24.0869) 27.i.1930 — 2♂, 2♀ ( ANSP)GoogleMaps  ; Kimberley (S28.7432, E24.7662)—1 ( ANSP) ♂GoogleMaps  ; Western Cape: Middleburg (S31.5069, E25.0172) 07.iv.1955 coll. D.H. Botha— 1♂, 1♀ ( ANSP)GoogleMaps  ; Mynfontein Farm , 20 mi S of de Aar (S30.9211, E23.9250) 10.vi.1971 coll.A. Strydom— 1♀ (Transvaal Museum)GoogleMaps  ; Prieska (S29.7175, E22.7433) v.1973 — 2♀GoogleMaps  ; Putzonderwater (S29.2348, E21.8731) 18.iii.1958 coll. G. van Son— 2♂, 6♀GoogleMaps  ; Richmond (S29.8913, E30.2563) 09.iv.1939 — 1♀GoogleMaps  ; Western Cape: Stellenbosch (S33.9346, E18.8592) 13.iv.1940 — 3♀ ( USTB)GoogleMaps  ; Twee Rivieren, S. Kalahari, Auob River (S26.4730, E20.5779) 11.ii.1958 coll. G. van Son— 5♀ (Transvaal Museum)GoogleMaps  ; Willowmore (S33.2842, E23.4925) xii.1917,— 1♀GoogleMaps  (Transvaal Museum).

Distribution. This species was previously recorded from South Africa ( Walker 1870; Uvarov 1922; Dirsh 1956a; Brown 1962; Naskrecki 1992) and Namibia ( Sjostedt 1932; Naskrecki 1995).

ANSP

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Orthoptera

Family

Baissogryllidae

Genus

Rhachitopis

Loc

Rhachitopis crassus Walker, 1870

Tshililo, Precious 2020
2020
Loc

Rhachitopis crassus

Uvarov 1922: 143
1922
Loc

Euryphymus crassus:

Kirby 1902: 99
1902
Loc

Caloptenus crassus:

Walker 1870: 694
1870