Journal of Insect Biodiversity <p><strong>Journal of Insect Biodiversity</strong> (<strong>JIB</strong>) is an international, peer-reviewed scientific journal of Biodiversity Application &amp; Research Center of the Atatürk University. <span lang="EN-GB">JIB is dedicated to publishing high-quality novel </span><span lang="EN-GB">scientific data </span><span lang="EN-GB">on <strong>insect biodiversity</strong>. The aims</span> of this journal are to share and disseminate novel scientific information on the discovery, description, and conservation of insect diversity. </p> en-US Copyright is retained by Magnolia press LTD. (Levent Gültekin, Ph. D., Professor, Editor in Chief) (JIB team) Wed, 01 Nov 2023 00:00:00 +1300 OJS 60 <strong><em>Lasionota</em> (<em>Nelsonozodes</em>) <em>piurae</em> Moore & Diéguez, 2019 (Coleoptera: Buprestidae: Buprestinae: Stigmoderini): description of the male, ecology and distribution in Peru</strong> <p><span style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: Times New Roman, serif;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span lang="en-GB">Male characters of </span><span lang="en-GB"><em>Lasionota</em></span><span lang="en-GB"> (</span><span lang="en-GB"><em>Nelsonozodes</em></span><span lang="en-GB">) </span><span lang="en-GB"><em>piurae</em></span><span lang="en-GB"> Moore &amp; Diéguez, 2019 are described and illustrated for the first time. Additionally, notes on the ecology and distribution of this species in Peru are provided.</span></span></span></span></p> GINO JUÁREZ-NOÉ, ROGER G. BARBOZA, FRANCO PERALES CH, JACKELINE E. CHAPOÑAN Copyright (c) 2023 Magnolia press Wed, 01 Nov 2023 00:00:00 +1300 <strong><em>Lathrobium motonari</em>, a new soil-inhabiting species of the genus <em>Lathrobium</em> (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Paederinae) from western Honshu, Japan</strong> <p><span style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: Times New Roman, serif;"><span style="font-size: small;"><span lang="en-GB"><em>Lathrobium motonari</em></span> <span lang="en-GB"><strong>sp. nov.</strong></span><span lang="en-GB"> is described from northeastern area of Hiroshima Prefecture, western Honshu, Japan, with figures of male and female genital organ including the structures of endophallus in a fully everted condition.</span></span></span></span></p> YOSHIHIRO SENDA Copyright (c) 2023 Magnolia press Wed, 01 Nov 2023 00:00:00 +1300 <strong>Taxonomic notes on the leafhopper genus <em>Balclutha</em> Kirkaldy (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) from Pakistan with a new country record</strong> <p>The leafhopper genus <em>Balclutha </em>Kirkaldy (Deltocephalinae: Macrostelini) is reviewed from Pakistan. <em>Balclutha sinuata</em> Webb &amp; Vilbaste is recorded as a new faunal record for Pakistan. Herein we provide an updated checklist, distribution map, an identification key to the males of known Pakistani species, along with the digital illustrations of the species.</p> BISMILLAH SHAH, MUHAMMAD ASGHAR HASSAN, HASSAN NAVEED, ASHRAF KHAN, MUHAMMAD SHAKEEL, YANI DUAN Copyright (c) 2023 Magnolia press Wed, 29 Nov 2023 00:00:00 +1300