Papuacocelus

HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2006: 32, figs. 5-6, 10 & 15-18.

 

HENNEMANN, F.H. & CONLE, O.V. (2006): Papuacocelus papuanus n. gen., n. sp. - a new Eurycanthinae from Papua New Guinea, with notes on the genus Dryococelus Gurney, 1947 and description of the egg (Phasmatodea: Phasmatidae: Eurycanthinae). Zootaxa, 1375: 31-49.

Type-species: Papuacocelus papuanus HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2006: 35, figs. 5-6, 10 & 15-18, by original designation of HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2006: 32.


Classification
: "Anareolatae": Phasmatidae (sensu lato): Eurycanthinae:


Geographic distribution: Central Papua New Guinea (Morobe Province)


Species included
:

1. Papuacocelus papuanus HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2006: 35, figs. 5-6, 10 & 15-18.

 

 

Papuacocelus papuanus Hennemann & Conle, 2006: Holotype, male [Natural History Museum, London / BMNH].  Body length 68.1 mm

 

Papuacocelus papuanus Hennemann & Conle, 2006: Paratype, female [coll. FH, No. 0379-1].  Body length 84.4 mm

 

 Papuacocelus papuanus Hennemann & Conle, 2006: Paratype, female (apex of abdomen) [coll. FH, No. 0379-1].