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NAME
Hemiandrus Ander, 1938

PARENT
ANOSTOSTOMATIDAE

CHILDREN (14)
Hemiandrus bilobatus Ander, 1938
Hemiandrus brucei Taylor Smith, Trewick & Morgan-Richards, 2016
Hemiandrus electra Taylor Smith, Morgan-Richards & Trewick, 2013
Hemiandrus fiordensis (Salmon, 1950)
Hemiandrus focalis (Hutton, 1897)
Hemiandrus lanceolatus (Walker, 1869)
Hemiandrus luna Taylor Smith, Trewick & Morgan-Richards, 2016
Hemiandrus maculifrons (Walker, 1869)
Hemiandrus maia Taylor Smith, Morgan-Richards & Trewick, 2013
Hemiandrus nitaweta Jewell, 2007
Hemiandrus nox Taylor Smith, Trewick & Morgan-Richards, 2016
Hemiandrus pallitarsis (Walker, 1869)
Hemiandrus subantarcticus (Salmon, 1950)
Hemiandrus superbus Jewell, 2007

Possibly also (2):
Hemiandrus anomalus Salmon, 1950
Hemiandrus similis Ander, 1938

DISTRIBUTION
Australia [Undescribed taxa]
New Zealand

HABITAT
Terrestrial.

REFERENCES
Jewell, T. 2007: Two new species of Hemiandrus (Orthoptera: Anostostomatidae) from Fiordland National Park, New Zealand. Zootaxa, (1542): 49-57. Abstract & excerpt

Johns, P.M. 1997: The Gondwanaland weta: family Anostostomatidae (formerly in Stenopelmatidae, Henicidae or Mimnermidae): nomenclatural problems, world checklist, new genera and species. Journal of Orthoptera research, (6): 125-138. JSTOR

Johns, P.M. 2001: Distribution and conservation status of ground weta, Hemiandrus species (Orthoptera: Anostostomatidae). Science for conservation (ISSN 1173-2946 eISSN 1177-9241), (180) Full issue (PDF)

Taylor Smith, B.L.; Morgan-Richards, M.; Trewick, S.A. 2013: New Zealand ground wētā (Anostostomatidae, Hemiandrus): descriptions of two species with notes on their biology. New Zealand journal of zoology, 40(4): 314-329. doi: 10.1080/03014223.2013.804422

Taylor Smith, B.L.; Trewick, S.A.; Morgan-Richards, M. 2016: Three new ground wētā species and a redescription of Hemiandrus maculifrons. New Zealand journal of zoology, doi: 10.1080/03014223.2016.1205109

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APPENDIX: NOMENCLATURE & SYNONYMY
NAME
Hemiandrus Ander, 1938 ZooBank

SYNONYMY
Zealandosandrus Salmon, 1950 ZooBank [Johns, 1997: 129 ('new synonymy', as Zealdosandrus)]

REFERENCES
Ander, K. 1938: Diagnosen neuer Laubheuschrecken. Opuscula entomologica, 3(1/2): 50-56. [Not seen]

Johns, P.M. 1997: The Gondwanaland weta: family Anostostomatidae (formerly in Stenopelmatidae, Henicidae or Mimnermidae): nomenclatural problems, world checklist, new genera and species. Journal of Orthoptera research, (6): 125-138. JSTOR

Salmon, J.T. 1950: Revision of the New Zealand wetas - Anostostominae (Orthoptera: Stenopelmatidae). Dominion Museum records in entomology, 1: 121-177. Full article (PDF) on BUGZ

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