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Revision of the grassland leafhopper genus Jilinga Ghauri (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae: Paralimnini) with description of a new species from China

HUINING ZHANG, WU DAI

Abstract


The paralimnine leafhopper genus Jilinga Ghauri is revised and additional characters of the leg and female genitalia are described. A new species, Jilinga taibaiensis sp. nov., from China is described. Habitus photographs and illustrations of male and female genitalia of J. taibaiensis sp. nov. and J. asymmetrica Xing are provided. A key is given to distinguish males of five species.


Keywords


Auchenorrhyncha, taxonomy, morphology, distribution, Hemiptera, China

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4268.4.5

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