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First Record of Genus Mesambria Stål, 1878 (Orthoptera: Acrididae: Catantopinae) from India with Description of a New Species

Author:
Kumar, Hirdesh, Chandra, Kailash, Saini, Jagdish, Deepak, C. K., Payra, Arajush
Source:
Entomological news 2018 v.128 no.1 pp. 39-48
ISSN:
0013-872X
Subject:
Acrididae, new species, India
Abstract:
The genus Mesambria Stål, 1878 is reported for the first time from India and a new species, Mesambria indica Kumar & Chandra n. sp. is described. The new species differs from previously known species in the characters outlined in the key to species. A checklist of Mesambria species known worldwide is also provided.
Agid:
6203618