Notes on a Collection of Order Dermaptera (Insecta) from some States of North East India

Authors

  • North Eastern Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Risa colony, Shillong - 793003, Meghalaya
  • 3rd Mile, Upper Shillong − 793005, Meghalaya
  • North Eastern Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Risa colony, Shillong - 793003, Meghalaya

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.26515/rzsi/v121/i3/2021/158370

Keywords:

Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Ear-wigs, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, New Records

Abstract

Based on the studies of order Dermaptera (Insecta) deposited in the National Zoological Collections of Zoological Survey of India, Shillong, Meghalaya, the current paper deals with 22 species belonging to 11 genera under seven subfamilies, four families and three superfamilies. This study revealed six new records from the state of Meghalaya, three species from Manipur and one each from Assam and Arunachal Pradesh. The distributional records of each species are also provided.

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Published

2021-09-30

How to Cite

Yadav, S., Burathoki, P., & Hegde, V. D. (2021). Notes on a Collection of Order Dermaptera (Insecta) from some States of North East India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, 121(3), 405–409. https://doi.org/10.26515/rzsi/v121/i3/2021/158370

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