APOIDEA OF UTTARAKHAND STATE A CHECKLIST

APOIDEA (INSECTA: HYMENOPTERA) OF UTTARAKHAND STATE (INDIA): A CHECKLIST WITH SYNONYMIES AND DISTRIBUTION RECORD Rajiv K. Gupta Department of Zoology, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur 342 005, India E-mail: beesind@gmail.com Received: 27.01.13 Accepted: 20.03.13 Abstract: The study presents a check-list of Apoidea (Insecta: Hymenoptera) recorded from the Uttarakhand State in India. The list consists of 179 species of bees grouped under 32 genera found in the State. The family-wise taxa recorded are: Colletidae – 01 genus with 05 species; Andrenidae Read More …

NON POISONOUS SNAKES (REPTILIA : OPHIDIA) OF CHAMPHAI DISTRICT OF MIZORAM STATE

NON POISONOUS SNAKES (REPTILIA : OPHIDIA) OF CHAMPHAI DISTRICT OF MIZORAM STATE, NORTH EAST INDIA Daya Nand Harit Department of Zoology, Government Champhai College, Champhai, Mizoram : 796 321 : India. E-mail : dnharit@yahoo.co.in Abstract: Mizoram state is one of the North Eastern Hill states of India, lies between 21058′-24030’N and 92016′-93025’E, with an area of 21,081 sq. km. having rich biodiversity. Reptilian fauna of the Champhai District of Mizoram state, North East India was studied from May 2007 to Read More …