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Measurements: total length 5,700, maximum width 2,800, maximum height 1,600, length of legs without claws 300.  Pro- and mesothorax fulvous, metathorax and abdomen reddish-brown, lateral side of abdomen with clearly separated fulvous stripe; cuticle shiny, cuticular thorns absent.  Head missing (already shed); dorsal side of puparium strongly arched, ventral side flattened; anterior margin of prothorax rounded and forming distinct bulge with rounded anterolateral edge; anterior third of metathorax slightly constricted; legs very short, inserted laterally, with thread-like claws; caudal margin of abdomen tapering; spiracles present at abdominal segments I–VII.

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© Hans Pohl, Oliver Niehuis, Kai Gloyna, Bernhard Misof, Rolf G. Beutel

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