Lobolibethra

HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2007: 90, figs. 1-23, 32-33 & 38-40.

 

HENNEMANN, F. H. & CONLE, O. V. (2007): Studies on neotropical Phasmatodea VII. Descriptions of a new genus and four new species of Diapheromerinae from Peru and Bolivia (Phasmatodea: "Anareolatae": Diapheromeridae). Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft, 97 (Supplement): 89-112.

 

Type-species: Lobolibethra panguana HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2007: 98, figs. 11-23, 32-33 & 38-40, by original designation of HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2007: 90.

 

Classification: "Anareolatae": Diapheromeridae: Diapheromerinae: Diapheromerini

 

Geographic distribution: Moist tropical rain forests below 2000 m in southeast Ecuador, eastern and central Peru, E-Brazil and central Bolivia.

 

Species included:

1. Lobolibethra boliviana HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2007: 93, figs. 1 & 3-6.

2. Lobolibethra ignava (WESTWOOD, 1859: 61, pl. 4: 7) [Ceroys].

3. Lobolibethra mainerii (GIGLIO-TOS, 1910: 30) [Ocnophila].

        = Libethra peruana CAUDELL, 1918: 6 [Synonymised by HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2007: 95

4. Lobolibethra mutica HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2007: 96, figs. 2 & 7-10.

5. Lobolibethra panguana HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2007: 98, figs. 11-23, 32-33 & 38-40.

6. Lobolibethra ramale (GIGLIO-TOS, 1898: 27) [Libethra].

 

 

Lobolibethra panguana Hennemann & Conle, 2007: Paratype, male [coll. FH, No. 0552-9].  Body length 53.8 mm

 

Lobolibethra panguana Hennemann & Conle, 2007: Paratypes, females [coll. FH]

 

Lobolibethra panguana Hennemann & Conle, 2007: Paratype, female (head and front legs) [coll. FH, No. 0552-35]

 

Lobolibethra panguana Hennemann & Conle, 2007: Paratype, female (apex of abdomen in lateral aspect) [coll. FH, No. 0552-35]

 

   

Lobolibethra panguana Hennemann & Conle, 2007: Paratype, egg (dorsal & lateral view) [coll. FH, No. 0552-E].

 

 

Lobolibethra boliviana Hennemann & Conle, 2007: Holotype, female [Zoologische Staatssammlung München / ZSMC]

 

Lobolibethra mutica Hennemann & Conle, 2007: Holotype, female [Zoologische Staatssammlung München / ZSMC]