A checklist of orthopteran fauna (Insecta: Orthoptera) with some new records in the cold arid region of Ladakh, India

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M. Ali
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4936-0675
M. Kamil Usmani
Hira Naz
Tajamul Hassan Baba
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1219-6859
Mohsin Ali

Abstract

The study is mainly focused on the Orthopteran fauna of Ladakh. In the current field survey and literature survey, 29 species, 24 genera, 11 subfamilies, and five families belonging to four super families of Tettigonioidea (Krauss, 1902), Acridoidea (MacLeay, 1821), Eumastacoidea (Burr, 1899), and Pyrgomorphoidea (Burnner von Wattenwyl, 1847) are reported. The subfamily Gomphocerinae, and the following species Leva indica, Stenohippus mundus, Calliptamus italicus, Phaneroptera gracilis, Conocephalus longipennis, and C. maculatus are recorded for the first time from the region.

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M. Ali, M. Kamil Usmani, Hira Naz, Tajamul Hassan Baba and Mohsin Ali 2021. A checklist of orthopteran fauna (Insecta: Orthoptera) with some new records in the cold arid region of Ladakh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 13, 11 (Sep. 2021), 19616–19625. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.5773.13.11.19616-19625.
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