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Phasmotaenia spinosa

HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2009: 29, figs. 33-40, 58, 59, 60, 62-64.

 

HENNEMANN, F. H. & CONLE, O. V. (2009): Studies on the genus Phasmotaenia Navás, 1907, with the descriptions of five new species from the Solomon Islands, a revised key to the species and notes on its geographic distribution (Phasmatodea: “Anareolatae”: Phasmatidae s. l.: Stephanacridini). Zootaxa, 2011: 1-46.

 

 

Paratype, ♀ [coll. FH, No. 0602-3] Body length (incl. subgenital plate) 131.0 mm

 

 Paratype, ♀ [coll. FH, No. 0602-4]

 

Paratype, ♂ [coll. FH, No. 0602-6] Body length (incl. subgenital plate) 85.6 mm

 

 Paratype, ♂ [coll. FH, No. 0602-5]

 

Head and thorax of ♀ (paratype) [Natural History Museum London / BMNH]

 

Head and thorax of ♀♀ (paratypes) [coll. FH, No's 0602-3 (upper) & 0602-4 (lower)]

 

 Head and thorax of paratype, ♂ [coll. FH, No. 0602-5]

 

Paratype, ♀: Left mid leg [coll. FH, No. 0602-4]

 

Paratype, ♀: Apex of abdomen in lateral view [coll. FH, No. 0602-4]

 

 Paratype, ♂: Apex of abdomen in lateral view [coll. FH, No. 0602-5]

 

Paratype, egg [coll. FH, No. 0602-E]. Capsule length 3.5 mm

 

 

 

Type-material:

 

HOLOTYPE, ♀: Solomon Is., Malaita I., Fulisago-Maelegwasu, 26.5.1955, E.S. Brown leg., 3150; BMNH(E) #845046 [Natural History Museum London / BMNH].


PARATYPE, ♀: Solomon Is., Malaita I., Fulisago-Maelegwasu, 26.5.1955, BM 1957-201, 3150; BMNH(E) #845048 [Natural History Museum London / BMNH].


PARATYPES, 1 ♀, 1 ♀ (nymph): Solomon Isles, Takwa, Malaita, III.1961, via B. Reid, BMNH(E) 2005-98; BMNH(E) #845047 [Natural History Museum London / BMNH].


PARATYPE, 1 ♀ (nymph): Solomon Isles, Takwa, Malaita, III.1961, via B. Reid, BMNH(E) 2005-98; BMNH(E) #845049 [Natural History Museum London / BMNH].


PARATYPES, 2 ♀♀, 1 egg (ex ovipositor): Salomonen, Central Malaita Id., Kwara’ae Province, Alasa’a, 26.VI.2006, leg. J. Panda [coll. Frank Hennemann / FH, No’s  0602-1 & 2].


PARATYPE, 3 ♀♀, 2 ♂♂, eggs: ex Zucht: R. Krijns (Maastricht) 2008, Herkunft: Salomon Inseln, Central Malaita Id., Kwara’ae Prov., Alasa’a [coll. Frank Hennemann / FH, No’s 0602-3 to 7 & E].


PARATYPE, 1 ♀: Solomon Islands, Malaita Id., 2002 [coll. Oskar Conle / OC].


PARATY, 14 ♀♀, 2 ♂♂, eggs: Solomon Islands, Central Malaita Id., Kwara’ae Province, Alasa’a, 25.-30.04.2006, leg. J. Panda [coll. Oskar Conle / OC].


PARATYPE, 1 ♂: Solomon Islands, Central Malaita Id., Eke, 16.05.2006, leg. J. Panda [coll. Oskar Conle / OC].


PARATYPE, 3 ♀♀, 8 ♂♂: ex Zucht B. Kneubühler 2007, Zuchtstamm: Solomon Islands, Central Malaita Id., Kwara’ae Province, Alasa’a, 25.-30.04.2006, leg. J. Panda [coll. Oskar Conle / OC].