Revision of the genera Nemotha Wood-Mason, 1884 and Tricondylomimus Chopard, 1930 stat. rev., with description of a new species (Dictyoptera: Mantodea)
The genus Tricondylomimus is placed in Iridopterygidae, while Nemotha is transferred to Hymenopodidae: Anaxarchini, and the species which is newly described in this article, T. mirabilis n.
A taxonomic revision of Otomantis Bolivar, 1890 (Mantodea: Hymenopodidae, Acromantinae) with description of five new species.
The African genus Otomantis Bolivar, 1890, is taxonomically treated via the re-description of its species on the basis of new morphological features (pronotum and male genitalia) and observations on species distributions and relationships are presented.
A new species of praying mantis, Ephestiasula woodmasoni n. sp. from Gujarat, India with a note on the location of types of some Indian species (Mantodea: Hymenopodidae)
A new species, Ephestiasula woodmasoni n.sp. is described from Gujarat, India. Supporting figures and comparisons with other species are provided. Notes on the location of types of some Indian…
Mantodea of Panguana (Insecta: Dictyoptera).
- Christian J. Schwarz, R. Ehrmann, M. B. D. Stiewe, Rolf Mörtter, Michael Falkenberg
- 10 August 2020
The first illustrated checklist of the praying mantids (Mantodea) collected at the Panguana Field Station in Central Peru over the course of 50 years revealed 44 species in 28 genera, more than half of the currently known Peruvian Mantodea species.
A new genus of praying mantis, Chlorocalis n. gen., with two new species from the Greater Mekong region (Mantodea: Mantidae)
- X. Vermeersch, M. B. D. Stiewe, E. Shcherbakov
- BiologyAnnales de la Société entomologique de France (N…
- 25 January 2019
The new findings demonstrate the still very poor knowledge on praying mantis species diversity in South-East Asia and the urgency to resolve this taxonomic deficiency in the face of biodiversity loss.
Contribution to the knowledge of Eastern African Amorphoscelis Stål, 1871, with description of two new species (Dictyoptera, Mantodea, Amorphoscelidae)
Contribution a la connaissance des Amorphoscelis Stal, 1871, d’Afrique orientale, avec description de deux nouvelles especes (Dictyoptera, Mantodea, Amorphoscelidae). Ce travail traite de toutes les…
Chirality of male genitalia in Otomantis casaica Giglio-Tos, 1915 (Mantodea: Hymenopodidae, Acromantinae).
Reversal of male genitalia are known in various insect orders, such as in Odonata, Orthoptera, Dermaptera, Hemiptera and Trichoptera and in several species of Ectobiinae (Blattodea) and Mantodea.
Two new species of Bolbella Giglio-Tos, 1915 from Southern Africa (Dictyoptera: Mantodea)
- M. B. D. Stiewe
- 31 May 2007
Two new species of the genus Bolbella Giglio-Tos, 1915, from Southern Africa, are described as new to science and illustrated with their copulatory apparatus and general habitus, and compared with their closest relatives.
ILLUSTRATIONS OF SOME TYPES OF AMERICAN MANTODEA DEPOSITED IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM (NATURAL HISTORY)
This paper deals includes the illustrations of some types of American Mantodea which served as the basis for the denomination and description of several species deposited in the British Museum…
On some variation in Gimantis authaemon (Wood-Mason, 1882) collected from Kerala, India (Dictyoptera: Mantodea: Mantidae)
Variation in position of external spines along with other notable characters in Gimantis authaemon from Kerala, India and its relatedness with Elmantis is explained through a comparison of examples from other countries.