Socotracris kleukersi n. gen. n. sp., a new troglobitic cricket from Socotra (Yemen) (Orthoptera: Grylloidea, Phalangopsidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2012
Authors:Desutter-Grandcolas, Felix
Keywords:Cave life, Indian Ocean, new species

The cricket Socotracris kleukersi n. gen., n. sp., collected in a cave at Wadi Zerik, Diksam Plateau, Socotra, Yemen is described. The genus and species are characterized by male and female genitalia and external morphology.

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Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith