A New Genus and a New Species of Grasshoppers from Jiangsu Province (Orthopters:Arcypteridae)
- Received Date: 1900-01-01
- Rev Recd Date: 1900-01-01
- Publish Date: 2002-08-22
Abstract: The paper reports a new genus of Arcypteridae I.e.Suacris gen.nov.and a new species Suacris siyangensis sp.nov.The new genus is similar to Omocestus I.Bol.,but differs from the latter in:1)Lateral carinae slightly curved,widest 1.6-1.8 times greater than narrowest.2)Cubital area wider than or equal to medial area.3)Tympanum organ distinct,♂ widely oval,♀ crevice-like.The new genus is also similar to Stenobothroides Xu et Zheng,but differs from the later in:1)Lateral carinae obvious and curve.2)Ter gum of terminal abdomere without furcula.3)Male subgenital plate long conica.Typ e specimens are deposited in Northwest Plateau Institute of Biology,the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
|Citation:||YIN Hong, ZHANG Dao-chuan, LI Xin-jiang. A New Genus and a New Species of Grasshoppers from Jiangsu Province (Orthopters:Arcypteridae). Zoological Research, 2002, 23(4): 319-322.|