Review of the Genus Pentacentrus Saussure (Orthoptera: Gryllidae: Pentacentrinae) From China

Zootaxa. 2014 Jul 22;3838(5):557-66. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3838.5.4.

Abstract

Four new species of Pentacentrus Gorochov from China are described and illustrated, P. acutiparamerus Liu & Shi sp. nov., P. biflexuous Liu & Shi sp. nov., P. emarginatus Liu & Shi sp. nov. and P. parvulus Liu & Shi sp. nov. A key and a distribution map of the Chinese species of this genus are provided.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animal Distribution
  • Animal Structures / anatomy & histology
  • Animal Structures / growth & development
  • Animals
  • Body Size
  • China
  • Ecosystem
  • Female
  • Gryllidae / anatomy & histology
  • Gryllidae / classification*
  • Gryllidae / growth & development
  • Male
  • Organ Size