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The mantid fauna of India (Insecta: Mantodea)
Abstract A comprehensive review of mantid taxonomy is attempted, including descriptions of taxa, various developmental stages, notes on habitat preference in relation to temperature, altitude,…
Indigenous biodiversity of Apatani plateau: learning on biocultural knowledge of Apatani tribe of Arunachal Pradesh for sustainable livelihoods.
Characterization of plant based knowledge and refinement and value addition to bio-products may further advance livelihoods regime of Apatani tribes and ensure their IPR protection on plantbased knowledge and products, and equitable benefit sharing over plant basedknowledge systems.
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…
Redescription of the Male and Female of Caliris keralensis (Vyjayandi et al., 2006) (Mantodea: Caliridinae)
- Parbati Chatterjee, M. C. Vyjayandi, N. Ghorai, T. Mukherjee
- BiologyProceedings of the Zoological Society
- 1 March 2018
The male of this species is re-described in details and is assigned paratype male and male genital complex is described for better understanding the species.
Twenty-three new records of mantodea (Insecta) from some states of India
Photography of mantises in their natural habitat clearly indicates the presence of a good number of species in our country. The study disclosed new records of 23 species of mantises from different…
Toko-Patta ( Livistona jenkinsiana Griff): Adi community and conservation of culturally important endangered tree species in eastern Himalaya
Results indicate that Toko is conserved in jhum lands, Morang forest and home gardens at the larger scale and Indigenous institution has still great role to control overexploitation of this species and solve the dispute on Toko.
First report of the praying mantis genus Euchomenella GIGLIO-TOS from India and description of Euchomenella indica n. sp. from South India (Insecta: Mantodea: Mantidae: Angelinae)
A new species of the praying mantis of the genus Euchomenella is described based on male as well as female specimens collected in South India, which forms the first record of this subfamily from India.
Bioculturally important rare new plant species of Heteropanax Seems (Araliaceae) from Eastern Himalaya, Arunachal Pradesh
The biocultural uses of this species by the Nyshi tribe are reported first time here and the ways and means to sustain this plant species in Arunachal Pradesh are discussed.
A new species of praying Mantis (Insecta: Mantodea) from Kerala, India
A new species of Mantodea, Iris keralensis from Kerala, India is described and illustrated and is closely allied to Iris orientalis Wood-Mason.
ADDITIONS TO THE TYPES OF MANTODEA AND PHASMIDA AT THE CENTRAL ENTOMOLOGICAL LABORATORY, ZOOLOGICAL SURVEY OF INDIA, KOLKATA, INDIA
- T. Mukherjee
- 16 November 2015
Three types of Mantodea and one of Phasmida are now transferred from General Collection of Orthoptera Section, Zoological Survey of India to the Central Entomological Laboratory (C.E.L.), Kolkata.…