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Morfologia externa dos cicadellinae (homoptera, cicadellidae): comparação entre versigonalia ruficauda (walker) (cicadellini) e tretogonia cribrata melichar (proconiini), com notas sobre outras
The external morphology of two cicadelline species, Versigonalia ruficauda (Walker, 1851) (Cicadellini) and Tretogonia cribrata Melichar, 1926 (Proconiini), is analyzed. The head, axillary sclerites,Expand
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Two new species of Portanini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Aphrodinae) from Southeastern Brazil.
Two new species, Portanus restingalis and Paraportanus marica, are described and illustrated from Restinga de Maricá, a sandy coastal plain in Rio de Janeiro State, Southeastern Brazil. ComparativeExpand
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Taxonomic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the sharpshooter genus Balacha Melichar (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellini)
Abstract.  Balacha currently includes six valid described species and B. caparao sp. nov., here described from Minas Gerais State, Brazil. The new taxon differs from other Balacha species in theExpand
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Description of the Aguatala compsa young (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae) female.
The female of Aguatala compsa Young is for the first time described and illustrated based on specimens from Colombia. This consists also on a new distribution record for the monotypic genus AguatalaExpand
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Notes on Neotropical Proconiini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae): VII: First detailed description of the female genitalia of a Diestostemma species
Diestostemma Amyot & Serville, 1843 is a diverse sharpshooter genus with 32 species. A description and illustrations of Diestostemma nasutum Schmidt, 1910 are provided. The species, previously knownExpand
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Sakakibarana , a new genus of Gyponini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Iassinae) from the Amazon Rainforest
A new genus of Gyponini, Sakakibarana gen. nov., is proposed and its type species S . amazonica sp. nov. is described and illustrated based on specimens from the Amazon Rainforest of Northern BrazilExpand
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Descriptions of two new Brazilian Subrasaca species and redescriptions of S. flavolineata (Signoret, 1855) and S. curvovittata (Stål, 1862) comb. nov. (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellini).
The species of Subrasaca Young, 1977 with longitudinal dark brown to black stripes on the forewings are reviewed. Two new taxa are described and illustrated: S. constricta sp. nov. (from the State ofExpand
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A new genus and species of Cicadellini (Hemiptera Cicadellidae Cicadellinae) from Southeastern Brazil
The Neotropical leafhopper Aurigoniella dutrai n. gen., n. sp., from Minas Gerais State, Brazil, is described and illustrated. The new species is placed in the nominate tribe of the subfamilyExpand
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A new species of Alapona DeLong (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Gyponini) from Amazonas State, Northern Brazil.
Gyponini is the largest tribe of Iassinae, comprising 1,080 species in 53 genera (Freytag & Sharkey 2002, Engel & Takiya 2012). The tribe is restricted to the New World, with 75% of genera endemic toExpand
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