Contributions to Zoology, 85 (1) – 2016

Intraspecific morphological variation of the scorpionfly Dicerapanorpa magna (Chou) (Mecoptera: Panorpidae) based on geometric morphometric analysis of wings

Mei Liu1, Na Ma2, Bao-Zhen Hua3

1.  State Key Laboratory of Crop Stress Biology for Arid Areas, Entomological Museum, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China

2.  State Key Laboratory of Crop Stress Biology for Arid Areas, Entomological Museum, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China. School of Agricultural Engineering, Henan Provincial Key Laboratory of Funiu Mountain Insect Biology, Nanyang Normal University, Nanyang, Henan 473061, China.

3.  State Key Laboratory of Crop Stress Biology for Arid Areas, Entomological Museum, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China. E-mail: huabzh@nwafu.edu.cn

Keywords: Canonical variates analysis,individual variation,sexual dimorphism.