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A redescription of Sosibia lysippus (Westwood, 1859)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2007
Journal:Phasmid Studies
Volume:15
Issue:1&2
Start Page:11
Pagination:11-14
Date Published:03/2007
ISSN:09660011
Keywords:Borneo, Danum Valley, Necroscia lysippus, Phasmida, Redescription, Sabah, Sosibia lysippus
Abstract:

Necroscia lysippus Westwood, 1859 was described from a single female without any fore legs. A specimen with fore legs has been found at Danum Valley, Sabah and is described and illustrated, along with an egg. The species is transferred to Sosibia Stål, 1875.

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