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Published: 2017-03-01

A new species of the endemic Chilean leafhopper genus Chileanoscopus (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Idiocerinae)

Key Laboratory of Plant Protection Resources and Pest Management, Ministry of Education, Entomological Museum, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China
Key Laboratory of Plant Protection Resources and Pest Management, Ministry of Education, Entomological Museum, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China
Key Laboratory of Plant Protection Resources and Pest Management, Ministry of Education, Entomological Museum, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China
Hemiptera Homoptera Auchenorrhyncha morphology taxonomy Chile

Abstract

A new species, C. serrulatus sp. nov. is described and illustrated from Chile. A redescription of this genus is provided together with a key to species for males.

 

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How to Cite

XUE, Q., MCKAMEY, S. H., & ZHANG, Y. (2017). A new species of the endemic Chilean leafhopper genus <em>Chileanoscopus</em> (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Idiocerinae). Zootaxa, 4237(3), 567–573. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4237.3.6