Brevaphrodella, Dietrich & Gonçalves, 2014

Dietrich, Christopher H. & Gonçalves, Ana Clara, 2014, New Baltic amber leafhoppers representing the oldest Aphrodinae and Megophthalminae (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae), European Journal of Taxonomy 74, pp. 1-13 : 9

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2014.74

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:EF7DE41B-DDA5-48B8-8135-AB012C9C512A

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3851797

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/898D14D3-6580-4EE5-8C6D-D9FBDE5EB92E

taxon LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:act:898D14D3-6580-4EE5-8C6D-D9FBDE5EB92E

treatment provided by

Tatiana

scientific name

Brevaphrodella
status

gen. nov.

Brevaphrodella gen. nov.

urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:898D14D3-6580-4EE5-8C6D-D9FBDE5EB92E

Type-species

Brevaphrodella nigra sp. nov.

Diagnosis

Same as for Brevaphrodella nigra sp. nov., due to monotypy of this genus.

Etymology

The genus name, a feminine Latin noun, combines brevis (“short”), Aphrodes (the name of a related extant leafhopper genus), and - ella (a diminutive suffix), refering to the small size and short forewings of the genus.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae