General ootheca morphology. A–E Annotated illustrations of a generic ootheca: A dorsal view B rear view C frontal view D lateral view E ventral view F internal view of a bisected egg case, species unknown. Example of interspecific variation of ootheca morphology (G–I) G Choeradodis rhombicollis Latreille, 1833 H Choeradodis stalii Wood-Mason, 1880 I Choeradodis columbica Beier, 1931. Illustrations and photographs courtesy of Hiromi Yagui.

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