Papuacocelus papuanus

HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2006: 35, 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.

 

 

 

Holotype, male [Natural History Museum, London / BMNH].  Body length 68.1 mm

 

Paratype, female [coll. FH, No. 0379-1].  Body length 84.4 mm

 

Paratype, female: Head and prothorax [coll. FH, No. 0379-1].

 

 Paratype, female: Apex of abdomen [coll. FH, No. 0379-1].

 

 

Type-material:

 

HOLOTYPE, male: Papua New Guinea, Morobe Province, Wau, Kaiserik Road, 1950 m, 4.V.1981, A. Harman, B. M. 1982-387 [Natural History Museum, London / BMNH].

PARATYPE, female: Papua Neuguinea, Morobe Prov., Jerri Mumeng, via IFTA, X.2000 [coll. Frank Hennemann / FH, No. 0379-1].