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Bambusimukaria, a new bamboo-feeding leafhopper genus from China, with description of one new species (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae, Deltocephalinae, Mukariini)

Articles

Journal/Conference:

ZOOKEYS

Language:

English

Year:

2016

Issue:

563

Pages:

21-32

Keywords:

Cicadomorpha; Oriental region; species diversity; taxonomy

A new genus and species, Bambusimukaria quinquepunctata gen. & sp. n., feeding on bamboo in Guizhou and Fujian, China, are described and illustrated. The characters of crown, frontoclypeus, forewing venations and male genitalia place the new genus in the tribe Mukariini.