Redescription of the dikraneurini leafhopper dikrella mella ruppel & delong, 1952 (Hemiptera, cicadellidae) with a synoptic checklist of leafhoppers on avocado trees in mexico

J. Adilson Pinedo-Escatel, Dmitry Dmitriev

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Abstract

Among leafhoppers (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae), only Typhlocybinae are known in Mexico to inhabit avocado, an important horticultural crop. In this paper, a potential avocado pest, Dikrella mella Ruppel & DeLong, 1952, is redescribed and illustrated. Additionally, a detailed checklist and a key for all known species of Typhlocybinae associated with avocado trees in Mexico are provided

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)17-27
Number of pages11
JournalZooKeys
Volume2019
Issue number857
DOIs
StatePublished - 2019

Keywords

  • Alconeura
  • Auchenorrhyncha
  • Empoasca
  • Empoascini
  • Idona
  • Joruma
  • Typhlocybinae

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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