Midoria huapingensis, Li, Yujian & Li, Zizhong, 2010

Li, Yujian & Li, Zizhong, 2010, A taxonomic study of the genus Midoria Kato (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Ledrinae), with descriptions of two new species from China, Zootaxa 2451, pp. 63-68: 66-67

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.195213

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3508438

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Midoria huapingensis
status

sp. nov.

Midoria huapingensis   sp. nov.

Figs. 14 View FIGURES 14 – 18 –18,25

Description. Color and external features as in generic description. Male genitalia: Paramere very long, anterior portion shorter and more slender than caudal portion, caudal apex medioventrally recurved. Connective approximately cross-shaped with high dorsomedial keel. Aedeagus shaft laterally compressed, with two pairs of moderately short, parallel processes originating medioventrally, the apex is recurved dorsally and then split apically into 2 tiny processes ( Figs. 16, 17 View FIGURES 14 – 18 ). Pygofer approximately orbicular, with a long process originating on each side from ventral margin ( Fig. 15 View FIGURES 14 – 18 ).

Measurement. Length (including tegmen): 3, 6 .5 mm.

Type Material. Holotype 3, CHINA: Guangxi, Huaping, 5 June 1997, coll. Maofa Yang. ( GUGC).

Remarks. This species is similar to Midoria hei Cai & Jiang   , but can be distinguished by the shape of the aedeagal shaft in ventral view and the shape of the aedeagal ventrosubapical processes.

Etymology. The species name is derived from the place name where the specimen was collected.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae

Genus

Midoria