Photo Gallery- Nine-Mile Prairie
Annules near head 1.3u wide while near
midbody they are 2.5u. Subcuticle near head with wide annules
while on most of body there are 2 annules for each cuticular annule. Lateral
field 1/4 body width with 4 obscure incisures or a simple plain band.
annules. Amphid apertures oblique. Spear
long with well developed knobs, its muscles attached to a cuticular band
and border of cephalic arches. Tails
both sexes elongate conoid with minutely rounded terminus. Phasmids easily
Habitat: Native sod near Dunniston, North Dakota, and Barnesville, Minnesota, and pond bank, Route 281 West, south of Armourdale, North Dakota.
DNA Sequences Obtained
|KonzaIII GG-48||Konza Prairie, First survey|
|KonzaII CD-80||Konza Prairie, First survey|