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Published: 2020-11-03
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Revision in the generic name of the cricket, Luzaropsis mjobergi Chopard, 1926 of tribe Luzaropsini (Phalangopsidae: Phalangopsinae)

ICAR Emeritus Scientist Scheme, Department of Entomology, Rajasthan College of Agriculture, MPUAT, Udaipur (Rajasthan)-313001.
ICAR Emeritus Scientist Scheme, Department of Entomology, Rajasthan College of Agriculture, MPUAT, Udaipur (Rajasthan)-313001.
KVK, Chandgothi, SKRAU, Bikaner (Rajasthan)-334006, INDIA.
KVK, Chandgothi, SKRAU, Bikaner (Rajasthan)-334006, INDIA.
Orthoptera Phalangopsinae Luzaropsini Luzaropsis Paraluzaropsis India


The present paper deals with the revision in the generic name of the phalangopsid cricket, Luzaropsis mjobergi Chopard (1926) as Paraluzaropsis, based on significant differences in certain morphological and the male genitalia characters. The male of Paraluzaropsis mjobergi (Chopard) has been described for the first time with suitable plates and line diagrams that was collected from South India. A key to the existing genera of the tribe Luzaropsini has been presented.



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