Duocrassana longula, new genus and species of leafhopper (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae) from southern Mexico and its relationship to other genera in Athysanini

J. A. Pinedo-Escatel, J. N. Zahniser, Christopher H Dietrich, G. Moya-Raygoza

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Abstract

The new leafhopper genus, Duocrassana Pinedo-Escatel, Zahniser & Dietrich, gen. nov., and its type species, Duocras-sana longula Pinedo-Escatel, Zahniser & Dietrich sp. nov., are described and illustrated based on material from Oaxaca, Mexico. The relationship with other genera in the tribe Athysanini is discussed, highlighting the importance of male gen-italia for its identification.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)579-588
Number of pages10
JournalZootaxa
Volume4196
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 24 2016

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Keywords

  • Auchenorrhyncha
  • Cicadomorpha
  • Distribution
  • Male genitalia
  • Membracoidea
  • New World
  • Oaxaca
  • Taxonomy

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  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology

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Duocrassana longula, new genus and species of leafhopper (Hemiptera : Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae) from southern Mexico and its relationship to other genera in Athysanini. / Pinedo-Escatel, J. A.; Zahniser, J. N.; Dietrich, Christopher H; Moya-Raygoza, G.

In: Zootaxa, Vol. 4196, No. 4, 24.11.2016, p. 579-588.

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