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Published: 2019-03-19
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Taxonomic review of the genus Paranisitra Chopard (Orthoptera: Gryllidae: Eneopterinae: Nisitrini) with description of a new species from Mindanao

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension, University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, Laguna, 4031 Philippines.
Institute of Weed Science, Entomology and Plant Pathology, University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, Laguna, 4031 Philippines. Museum of Natural History, University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, Laguna, 4031 Philippines.
Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, 14 Science Drive 4, Singapore 117543, Republic of Singapore.
Institut de Systématique, Evolution et Biodiversité (ISYEB), Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, CNRS, Sorbonne Université, EPHE, 57 rue Cuvier, CP 50, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France.
Orthoptera checklist key new record new species Paranisitra taxonomy


The genus Paranisitra Chopard (Orthoptera: Gryllidae: Eneopterinae: Nisitrini) is reviewed. New records and additional descriptions are provided for P. longipes Chopard, P. leytensis Robillard, and P. septentria Baroga, Yap & Robillard, and a new species is described from Mindanao: Paranisitra flavofacia n. sp. A taxonomic key and updated checklist of the genus Paranisitra in the world are also provided.



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