Skip to main content Skip to main navigation menu Skip to site footer
Article
Published: 2021-09-15

Review of the Neoaliturus fenestratus (Herrich-Schäffer, 1834) species group (Homoptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae: Opsiini) from Russia, Kazakhstan, and Central Asia

Department of Entomology, Faculty of Biology, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Vorobyevy Gory, Moscow, 119234 Russia.
Hemiptera Leafhopper taxonomy distribution acoustic signals Russia Kazakhstan Central Asia new species new synonym speciation

Abstract

In Russia, Kazakhstan, and Central Asia the Neoaliturus fenestratus species group includes eight species. Illustrated descriptions, oscillograms of male calling signals, and data on host plants and distribution for all species are given. One new species from European Russia and two new species from Kazakhstan and Central Asia are described, and the synonymy N. fenestratus (Herrich-Schäffer, 1834) = N. lituratus Dubovskiy, 1966, syn. n. is established. Considerations concerning possible modes of diversification of species of this group are provided.

 

References


  1. Anufriev, G.A. (1978) Leafhoppers of the Maritime Province (Homoptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cicadellidae). Trudy Vsesoyuznogo Entomologicheskogo Obshchestva, 60, 1–215. [in Russian]
    Bolnick, D.I. & Fitzpatrick, B.M. (2007) Sympatric speciation: models and empirical evidence. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 38, 459–487. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev.ecolsys.38.091206.095804
    Bush, G.L. & Butlin, R.K. (2004) Sympatric speciation in insects. In: Dieckmann, U., Doebeli, M., Metz, J.A.J. & Tautz, D. (Eds.), Adaptive Speciation. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 229–248. https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139342179.013
    Butlin, R.K., Galindo, J. & Grahame, J.W. (2008) Sympatric, parapatric or allopatric: the most important way to classify speciation? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences, 363 (1506), 2997–3007. https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2008.0076
    Chang, T.P. (1938) A new species of Jassidae//Bulletin of the Fan Memorial Institute of Biology, Zoological Series, 7, 211–219.
    Claridge, M.F. (2010) Species are real biological entities. In: Ayala, F.J. & Arp, R. (Eds.), Contemporary debates in philosophy of biology. Wiley-Blackwell, West Sussex, pp. 91–109. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444314922.ch5
    Dlabola, J. (1967) Beschreibungen von neuen südpaläarktischen Zikadenarten (Homoptera, Auchenorrhyncha). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae, 37, 31–50.
    Dubovskiy, G.K. (1966) Cicadinea (Auchenorrhyncha) of Ferghana Valley. “Fan” Publ., Tashkent, 256 pp. [in Russian]
    Emelyanov, A.F. (1999) Key to genera of the subfamily Deltocephalinae s. l. (Homoptera, Cicadellidae) of Kazakhstan, Central Asia, and Mongolia with descriptions of new genera and subgenera. Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie, 78 (3), 589–609. [in Russian, English translation: Entomological review, 1999, 79 (5), 547–562]
    Herrich-Schäffer, G.A.W. (1834) Jassus punctifrons, Jassus rostratus, Jassus histrionicus, Jassus strigipes, Jassus 4-notatus, Jassus 6-notatus, Jassus striola, Jassus fenestratus, Jassus punctatus. Deutschlands Insecten, 122, 1–6.
    Lodos, N. & Kalkandelen, A. (1985) Preliminary list of Auchenorrhyncha with notes on distribution and importance of species in Turkey. XVII. Family Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae: Grypotini, Goniagnathini and Opsiini (Part 1). Türkiye Bitki Koruma Dergisi, 9 (2), 79–90.
    Mityaev, I.D. (1971) Cicadinea of Kazakhstan. Keys for identification of species. “Nauka” Publ., Alma-Ata, 211 pp. [in Russian]
    Mityaev, I.D. (1975) New species of Cicadinea (Homoptera) from Kazakhstan. Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie, 54 (3), 577–586. [in Russian]
    Mityaev, I.D. (2002) Fauna, Ecology, and Zoogeography of leafhoppers (Homoptera, Cicadinea) of Kazakhstan. Tethys Entomological Research, 5, 1–170. [in Russian]
    Nast, J. (1972) Palearctic Auchenorrhyncha (Homoptera). An annotated check list. Polish Scientific Publishers, Warszawa, 550 pp.
    Pakarpour Rayeni, F. & Seraj, A.A. (2016) Review of the leafhopper genus Neoaliturus Distant (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae) from Iran. Journal of Insect Biodiversity and Systematics, 2 (4), 381–394.
    Ribaut, H. (1952) Homoptères Auchénorrhynques. II (Jassidae). Faune de France, 57, 1–474.
    Tishechkin, D. Yu. (2007) Review of Neoaliturus gr. fenestratus (Herrich-Schäffer, 1834) (Homoptera, Cicadellidae) of the fauna of Russia. Russian Entomological Journal, 16 (4), 415–424.
    Wagner, W. (1939) Die Zikaden des Mainzer Beckens. Zugleich eine Revision der Kirschbaumschen Arten aus der Umgebung von Wiesbaden. Jahrbücher des Vereins für Naturkunde im Herzogthum Nassau, 86, 77–212.

How to Cite

TISHECHKIN, D. Y. . (2021). Review of the <em>Neoaliturus</em> <em>fenestratus</em> (Herrich-Schäffer, 1834) species group (Homoptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae: Opsiini) from Russia, Kazakhstan, and Central Asia . Zootaxa, 5039(2), 201–221. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5039.2.3