A new species of the genus Plectoptera Saussure and Redescription of Eushelfordia Pica Walker (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae) from Peru
A new species of the genus Plectoptera, P. vladimiri sp. nov. is described from Peru. The male of the type species of
the genus Eushelfordia, E. pica, is redescribed and the male genitalia are examined for the first time. The taxonomic
position of the genus Eushelfordia is discussed.
Key words: Blattellidae, Blattodea, cockroaches, Dictyoptera, Eushelfordia, Peru, Plectoptera, South America