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A new species of Lycoderes Sakakibara (Hemiptera, Membracidae, Stegaspidinae) from Brazil

ANTONIO JOSÉ CREÃO-DUARTE, VALBERTA ALVES CABRAL, ALINE LOURENÇO

Abstract


A new species of treehopper is described and illustrated: Lycoderes albinoi sp. nov. (from Una, Bahia, Brazil). A previously published key to Lycoderes species is modified to include this new species. The female of Lycoderides capixaba Sakakibara, 2013 is also described for the first time.

 


Keywords


Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cicadomorpha, Membracidae, taxonomy, treehopper

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4281.1.5

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