Manurevana draconarius ( Fennah, 1958 )

Hoch, Hannelore, 2006, New Cixiidae from Eastern Polynesia: Oteana gen. nov. and Manurevana gen. nov. (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha), Zootaxa 1209, pp. 1-47: 42-44

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.172430

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C16CFB6D-1C34-4F44-B48C-BE0D77AFAA29

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F58782-E117-FF82-DB03-F9BDFD7F1272

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scientific name

Manurevana draconarius ( Fennah, 1958 )
status

comb. nov.

Manurevana draconarius ( Fennah, 1958)  comb. nov.

(figs 92–100)

Oliarus draconarius Fennah, 1958: 130 

Supplementay description.

Body length.

Male. 4.1 – 4.3 mm (n= 4). Female. 5.2 mm (n= 1).

Coloration.

Area of vertex, areolets, frons, and clypeus dark brown, carination of head stramineous. Pronotum with discoidal and ventral areas brownish, median and lateral carinae as well as posterior margin stramineous. Mesonotum chestnut­brown, longitudinal carinae stramineous. Tegulae stramineous. Tegmina hyaline, translucent, venation stramineous, not contrasting, without any conspicuous color pattern; costal vein slightly darker, pterostigma indistinct. Abdomen dark brown. Legs stramineous.

Proportions and carination of head and thorax, venation of tegmina, as well as spinulation of hind legs as described for the genus.

Male genital complex (figs 92 – 100).

Genital segment (figs 92, 93), anal segment (figs 94, 95) and parameres (figs 96, 97) as described for the genus. Aedeagus (figs 98 – 100): shaft with a long, compress spine arising at midlength of shaft right laterally, directed apically, curved mediad, and a short, acute spine, arising medioventrally, curved basad. Flagellum with 2 spinose processes: a short, slender, moveable spine arising at flagellum base, in repose directed dorsolaterad, and a long, hook­shaped spine arising left laterally from flagellum base, in repose curved more or less semicircularly mediolaterad to right.

Female genital complex. As described for the genus.

Distribution

Endemic to Austral Islands: Rurutu.

Ecology

Native vegetation in a wet gulch near ridge top, with Cyathea medullaris  , Metrosideros collina  , Aleurites  spec  ., Cyrtandra elizabethiae  , mixed fern understory (D.M. Percy, pers. communication).

Material examined

Holotype ɗ: Austral Islands: Rurutu Island, S.W. slope Mt. Manureva, elev. 1000 ft, 25.VIII. 1934, D. Anderson leg., BPBMAbout BPBM (type nr 2627); paratype ɗ: same data as holotype (except type nr).

Additional material. 3 ɗ, Rurutu, Pito ridge track, 17.II. 2003, D. M. Percy leg., BPBMAbout BPBM; 3 ɗ, 2 Ψ, Manureva ridge, between Taatioe and Teape, 18.II. 2003, D. M. Percy, BPBMAbout BPBM.

aspect; 93, same, ventral aspect; 94, anal segment, dorsal aspect; 95, same, left lateral aspect; 96, left paramere, maximal aspect; 97, same, dorsal aspect; 98, aedeagus, ventral aspect; 99, same, right lateral aspect; 100, dorsal aspect. Scale bars equal 0.1 mm.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cixiidae

Genus

Manurevana

Loc

Manurevana draconarius ( Fennah, 1958 )

Hoch, Hannelore 2006

2006
Loc

Oliarus draconarius

Fennah 1958: 130