0041. A new species of the genus <I>Aiolopus</I> Fieber (Oedipodinae: Acrididae) from Libya

  • Mohammad Kamil Usmani
Keywords: Fezzan, Identification key


A new species, Aiolopus obariensis sp. n., is described and illustrated from Fezzan Province, Libya. Besides other differentiating characters, the new species is characterized by having a conspicuously short and club-shaped left antenna. A description and a key to Libyan species of Aiolopus Fieber is provided. Some additional characters of male and female genitalia have also been incorporated.