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Published: 2021-11-17
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Subfamily Mantispinae Enderlein, 1910 (Insecta: Neuroptera) in India

Zoological Survey of India, Prani Vigyan Bhawan, Kolkata, (W.B.), India-700053 2PostGraduate Department of Zoology, Postgraduate Government College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh-160011
Zoological Survey of India, Prani Vigyan Bhawan, Kolkata, (W.B.), India-700053
Zoological Survey of India, Prani Vigyan Bhawan, Kolkata, (W.B.), India-700053
Andaman and Nicobar Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Haddo, Port Blair, India- 744102
Neuroptera Mantispidae inventory new records new species


The present paper adds to the knowledge of the family Mantispidae from India. Herein we describe two new Euclimacia species: E. similis sp. nov. from Madhya Pradesh and E. nicobarica sp. nov. from Andaman & Nicobar Islands. A new combination is also proposed: Mantispilla coorgensis (Ohl, 2004a) comb. nov. With these additions, the family is now represented in India by 22 species in eight genera.



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