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Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis
Empusa pennicornis

Accepted name: Empusa pennicornis Pallas, 1773
Georgian name: ბუმბულულვაშიანი ემპუზა
Taxonomic rank: Species
Reference: Battiston, R., & Massa, B. (2008). The Mantids of Caucasus (Insecta Mantodea). Atti dell Accademia Roveretana degli Agiati, a, 258, 5-28.
Remark:

Empusa pennicornis - the only local mantid species overwintering at a nymphal stage.


Editor/Contact Person: Armen Seropian

Empusa pennicornis is recorded at 12 localities:

Dighomi village, (lat: 41.779829, lon: 44.706628, precision: >500m),  Gori, (lat: 41.984977, lon: 44.10845, precision: >500m), Comment: Natalia Bulbulashvili personal observation,  David Gareja, (lat: 41.452786, lon: 45.374405, precision: >500m),  Kumisi, (lat: 41.612081, lon: 44.782132, precision: <100), Comment: Giorgi Chaladze personal observation,  Vashlovani nature reserve, (lat: 41.190937, lon: 46.472789, precision: >500m), Comment: Battison. R & Massa. B., 2008,  Kvemo Kedi vill., (lat: 41.359609, lon: 46.527149, precision: >500m), Comment: Battison. R & Massa. B., 2008,  Tbilisi (Vashlijvari), (lat: 41.75571, lon: 44.747723, precision: 100-500m), Comment: Recorded by Armen_Seropian,  Kavtiskhevi, (lat: 41.866198, lon: 44.443866, precision: >500m), Comment: Recorded by Nika Melikishvili,  Tbilisi (Nutsubidze plateu), (lat: 41.729971, lon: 44.715005, precision: 100-500m), Comment: Recorded by Alisa Sanakoeva,  Saniore, (lat: 42.052128, lon: 45.490302, precision: >500m), Comment: personal observation by G. Gviniashvili,  Martkopi, (lat: 41.773913, lon: 45.021828, precision: >500m), Comment: personal observation by Ani Placeboholic,  Kvatsikhe, (lat: 42.287138, lon: 43.136387, precision: >500m), Comment: personal observation by Levan Bitsadze,  




Citation: Armen Seropian, 2019-10-07. [http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Empusa pennicornis]. .Empusa pennicornis. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 13 July 2020