Platyoplus, n. gen., is erected for P. gilaensis, n. sp., from the Gila Mountains, Yuma Co., Arizona. The method of preservation for these large, soft-bodied insects is described.
Tinkham, Ernest R.
"Neartic desert Decticidae (Orthoptera). Part II. A new genus and species from Arizona,"
Great Basin Naturalist: Vol. 33
, Article 7.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/gbn/vol33/iss1/7