A new species of king cricket Glaphyrosoma Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1888 (Orthoptera: Anostostomatidae: Glaphyrosomatini) from Costa Rica with behavioral observations. Academic Article uri icon


  • A new king cricket species Glaphyrosoma stephanosoltis sp. nov. (Orthoptera: Anostostomatidae: Glaphyrosomatini) from mid-elevation tropical rainforests of Costa Rica is described. This new species represents the southernmost distribution of the genus Glaphyrosoma Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1888, which is widely distributed throughout Mexico, Guatemala, and Honduras. Biology of the new species is briefly described.

published proceedings

  • Zootaxa

altmetric score

  • 35.874

author list (cited authors)

  • Richardson, S., Trimm, T., Paredes, R., Koehl, J., & Song, H.

citation count

  • 0

complete list of authors

  • Richardson, Steven||Trimm, Travis||Paredes, Randell||Koehl, Jonathan||Song, Hojun

publication date

  • September 2019