Some biological aspects of the central Indian endemic scorpion Hottentotta jabalpurensis Kovařík, 2007 (Scorpiones: Buthidae)

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Pragya Pandey
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5778-2582
Pratyush P. Mohapatra
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8966-297X
D.B. Bastawade

Abstract

The present study reports the distribution and bionomics of Hottentotta jabalpurensis Kovarik, 2007, a central India endemic species.  Information on courtship, maternal care, feeding habits, and kin recognition has been provided based on observations made in captivity.  Morphological and morphometric details of the pre-insemination spermatophore of the species have been detailed for the first time for the species. 

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Pandey, P., Mohapatra, P.P. and Bastawade, D. 2021. Some biological aspects of the central Indian endemic scorpion Hottentotta jabalpurensis Kovařík, 2007 (Scorpiones: Buthidae). Journal of Threatened Taxa. 13, 2 (Feb. 2021), 17712–17721. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.6429.13.2.17712-17721.
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