Diversity, Abundance and Composition of Non Human Primates

DOWNLOAD FULL TEXT DIVERSITY, ABUNDANCE AND COMPOSITION OF NON HUMAN PRIMATES IN DUMRAON, BIHAR Suday Prasad Bihar Agricultural University, Bhola Paswan Shastri Agricultural College,  Purnea-854302, (Bihar) India, Email: sudayprasad@yahoo.co.in Wild animals, which langurs and macaques are important group’s of primates. Gray langurs are popularly known as entellus or hanuman langur, which are scientifically named as Semnopithecus entellus. The diversity, composition and temporal distribution of non human primate’s species in Dumraon were studied during January, 2013 to December, 2014. We had Read More …

TAXONOMY OF THE BEE GENUS AMEGILLA FRIESE

TAXONOMY OF THE BEE GENUS AMEGILLA FRIESE (APOIDEA, APIDAE: ANTHOPHORINI) WITH EIGHT SPECIES FIRST EVER RECORDED FROM RAJASTHAN, INDIA WITH A DICHOTOMOUS KEY AND A COMPLETE DISTRIBUTION RECORD Jagdish Saini, S. L. Sharma and Rajiv K. Gupta* Dept. of Zoology, J. N. V. University, Jodhpur, India [Corresponding author E-mail-*: beesind@gmail.com] Received: 09-10-2016 Accepted: 28-11-2016 Abstract: The genus Amegilla Friese (Apoidea, Apidae: Anthophorini) has more than 250 species which represents the second largest group within the Anthophorini. Total 21 species are known from the Read More …

SUPPLEMENT TO APOIDEA (INSECTA: HYMENOPTERA) OF UTTARAKHAND STATE (INDIA): A CHECK – LIST WITH SYNONYMIES AND DISTRIBUTION RECORD

SUPPLEMENT TO APOIDEA (INSECTA: HYMENOPTERA) OF UTTARAKHAND STATE (INDIA): A CHECK – LIST 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: 01-09-2015 Accepted: 06-10-2015 Abstract: The study presented a check-list of Apoidea (Insecta: Hymenoptera) recorded from the Uttarakhand State in India. It listed 32 genera including 179 species of bees found in the State. The synonyms and taxonomic revisions of several species were included in this Read More …

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 …