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Dociostaurus hispanicus and Euryparyphes terrulentus new to Portugal

In 2014 and 2015 the Orthoptera fauna of the Castro Verde Special Protection Area was investigated. This yielded 35 species, among which two species new to Portugal: Dociostaurus hispanicus and Euryparyphes terrulentus. Furthermore Platystolus martinezii was found for the second time, after the first record a 100 years ago

Source:

Pina, S., S. Vasconcelos, L. Reino, J. Santana, P. Beja, J.S. Sánchez-Oliver, I. Catry, F. Moreira & S. Ferreira 2017. The Orthoptera of Castro Verde Special Protection Area (Southern Portugal): new data and conservation value. ZooKeys 691: 19-48

Dociostaurus hispanicus and Euryparyphes terrulentus new to Portugal

Study area / Photo: Pina et al. 2017