Paraprisomera  

HENNEMANN, 2002: 46, figs. 11-14, 28-30 & 84-85.

 

HENNEMANN, F. H. (2002): Notes on the Phasmatodea of Sri Lanka (Orthoptera). Mitteilungen der M├╝nchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft, 92: 37-78.

 

Type-species: Clitumnus coronatus BRUNNER v. WATTENWYL, 1907: 251, by original designation of HENNEMANN, 2002: 46.

 

Classification: "Anareolatae": Phasmatidae: Lonchodinae: Lonchodini

 

Geographic distribution: Sri Lanka (endemic).

 

Species included:

1. Paraprisomera coronata (BRUNNER v. WATTENWYL, 1907: 196) [Clitumnus].

        = Prisomera degeneratum BRUNNER v. WATTENWYL, 1907: 290. [Synonymised by HENNEMANN, 2002: 47]

        = Stheneboea esuriens BRUNNER v. WATTENWYL, 1907: 251. [Synonymised by HENNEMANN, 2002: 47]

        = Stheneboea obtuse-lobata BRUNNER v. WATTENWYL, 1907: 249. [Synonymised by HENNEMANN, 2002: 47]

       = Stheneboea oppositifolia BRUNNER v. WATTENWYL, 1907: 251. [Synonymised by HENNEMANN, 2002: 47]

        = Stheneboea rarolobata BRUNNER v. WATTENWYL, 1907: 249. [Synonymised by HENNEMANN, 2002: 47]

2. Paraprisomera taprobanae (WESTWOOD, 1859: 41, pl. 6: 6 & pl. 24: 12) [Lonchodes].

 

 

Paraprisomera coronata (Brunner v. Wattenwyl, 1907): Female (Holotype of Stheneboea oppositifolia Brunner v. Wattenwyl, 1907) [Naturhistorisches Museum Wien / NHMW].

 

Paraprisomera taprobanae (Westwood, 1859): Paralectotype, male [Oxford University Museum, Oxford / OXUM].

 

Paraprisomera taprobanae (Westwood, 1859): Female [Naturhistorisches Museum Wien / NHMW].

 

Paraprisomera coronata (Brunner v. Wattenwyl, 1907): Egg (lateral & dorsal view).