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Published: 2020-09-09
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A new genus and species of Agraeciini (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Conocephalinae) from Amazon Rainforest

Universidade Federal do Pará (UFPA), Instituto de Ciências Biológicas (ICB), Av. Augusto Correa #1 66075-110, Belém, PA, Brazil.
Orthoptera Wuyjugu pizai gen. et sp. nov. Tapajós Brazil


This paper describes a new genus and species of Agraeciini from the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest, Wuyjugu pizai gen. et sp. nov., the 23rd species of Agraeciini recorded in Brazil. The female bears a very long and straight ovipositor, while the male has a completely membranous phallic complex, traits not seen in any of the Agraeciini genera of South-America.



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