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  • Title
    First report of the female of Cheirochela assamensis Hope, 1841 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Naucoridae) from northeastern India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    This publication reports for the first time the female of a Naucorid Bug Cheirochela assamensis Hope, 1841 from the state of Meghalaya, India.  This species has been known so far by only two male specimens.  We provide a detailed description of the female and light microscopic images of the habitus and important characters.  Habitus photos of type (male) of C. assamensis and a related species, Cheirochela thailandana Polhemus et al. are also provided for comparison. 
    Attribution
    Paripatyadar Shruti V., Riphung Sophio, Ghate Hemant V. (2015). Journal of Threatened Taxa 1(7) pp. 6815-6820; doi:10.11609/jott.1792.6815-6820
  • Title
    Notes on Magnolia punduana Hk. F. & Th. (Magnoliopsida: Magnoliales: Magnoliaceae): an endemic and threatened tree species of northeastern India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Abstract: Magnolia punduana Hk. f & Th. belonging to family Magnoliaceae, is an important tree species endemic to Meghalaya, northeast India. This paper provides information on the distribution of the species in the state with special reference to its phenology. The result of the study reveals that habitat destruction and exploitation for timber are the major threats faced by the species. A few effective strategies for the conservation of the taxa have been suggested.
    Attribution
    Iralu Viheno, Upadhaya Krishna (2015). Journal of Threatened Taxa 9(7) pp. 7573-7576; doi:10.11609/jott.2183.7573-7576