Cataspilota sp.,

Moulin, Nicolas, Decaens, Thibaud & Annoyer, Philippe, 2017, Diversity of mantids (Dictyoptera: Mantodea) of Sangha-Mbaere Region, Central African Republic, with some ecological data and DNA barcoding, Journal of Orthoptera Research 26 (2), pp. 117-141: 133

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Cataspilota sp.


Cataspilota sp. 

Note. -

See discussion about this case in the section on DNA barcoding results.

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Research required and it is the subject of an upcoming revision.

Material examined. -

CAR, Salo, Genitalia Roy 1047, UV trap 11.IX.1966 (♂) (Collector M. Boulard) ( MNHN); Dzanga-Sangha Special Reserve, Lidjombo, in a little bay, barcoding BOLD NMMAN11-396 (1♂), UV trap 05-06.II.2005 (2♂) (Collector PA) (RCNM); Bayanga, platform on the canopy 54m, “Ayous” Triplochiton scleroxylon  , Sterculariaceae  , UV trap 17-18.X.2008 (2♂) (Collector PA) (RCNM); Bayanga, camp near a “Kungu” Piptadenastrium africanum  , Fabaceae  , barcoding BOLD NMMAN11-395 (1♂), UV trap 22.X.2008 (♂) (Collector PA) (RCNM); Bayanga, platform on the canopy 44m, “Kungu” Piptadenastrium africanum  , Fabaceae  , Genitalia Moulin NM0090 (1♂), barcoding BOLD NMMAN11-394 (1♂) and -406 (1♂), UV trap 22.X.2008 (2♂) (Collector PA) (RCNM); Dzanga-Ndoki National Park, Lake 1, platform on the canopy 45m, “Azobé” Lophira alata  , Ochnaceae  , UV trap 01.XII.2010 (2♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Molongo, Sangha river bank, Genitalia Moulin NM0091, UV trap 24.I.2012 (♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Buffalos bay, Genitalia Moulin NM0169, UV trap 26.I.2012 (♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Lake 1, base camp, laboratory tent, Genitalia Moulin NM0094, night capture 01.II.2012 (♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Lake 7, Genitalia Moulin NM0088, UV trap 03.II.2012 (♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Lake 1, platform on the canopy 38m, “Azobé” Lophira alata  , Ochnaceae  , Genitalia Moulin NM0050 (1♂) and NM0098 (1♂), barcoding BOLD NMMAN11-408 (1♂), UV trap 09-10.II.2012 (3♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Lake 3, UV trap 16-18.II.2012 (4♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Lake 1, platform on the canopy 45m, “Ayous” Triplochiton scleroxylon  , Sterculariaceae  , Genitalia Moulin NM0060 (1♂) and NM0062 (1♂), barcoding BOLD NMMAN11-407 (1♂), UV trap 22-24.II.2012 (3♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM); Lake 3, platform on the canopy 40m, “Sapelli”, Entandrophragma cylindricum  , Meliaceae  , Genitalia Moulin NM0078 (1♂), UV trap 26.II.2012 (♂) (Collector NM and PA) (RCNM).