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

M. Ali, M. Kamil Usmani, Hira Naz, Tajamul Hassan Baba, Mohsin Ali
2021 Journal of Threatened Taxa  
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,
more » ... alus longipennis, and C. maculatus are recorded for the first time from the region.
doi:10.11609/jott.5773.13.11.19616-19625 fatcat:sdxpvzbainbyflbw4w5gzxsj74