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Ameles fasciipennis Kaltenbach, 1963

Spined dwarf mantis

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1871?

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Italy

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Kaltenbach A. 1963. Kritische Untersuchungen zur Systematik, Biologie und Ver­breitung der europäischen Fangheuschrecken (Dictyoptera-Mantidea). Zoologische Jahrbucher Abteilung fuer Allgemeine Zoologie und Physiologie der Tiere 90: 521-598.

 

Other references:

Agabiti B., Salvatrice I., Lomabardo F. 2010. The Mediterranean specie of the genus Ameles Burmaister, 1838 (Insecta, Mantodea: Amelinae), with a biogeographic and phylogenetic evaluation. Boletin de la SEA 47: 1-20.

Battiston R. 2008. Mating behavior of the mantid Ameles decolor (Insecta, Mantodea): courtship and cannibalism. Journal of Orthoptera Research 17(1): 29-33.

Battiston, R. (2014). Ameles fasciipennis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T44791445A44798187. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T44791445A44798187.en. Downloaded on 24 December 2015.

Battiston R., Picciau L., Fontana P., Marshall J. (2010). Mantids of the Euro-Mediterranean Area. World Biodiversity Association, Verona.

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