Parandanus hilaris

Duan, Yani, Dietrich, Christopher H., Webb, Micael D. & Zhang, Yalin, 2016, Review of the South American leafhopper genus Parandanus (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae, Deltocephalinae), ZooKeys 562, pp. 73-83 : 79-80

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.562.7478

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scientific name

Parandanus hilaris
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Hemiptera Cicadellidae

Parandanus hilaris Figs 7, 8

Parandanus hilaris Linnavuori & DeLong, 1976: 34.

Description.

Length. Male: 5.5-5.9 mm.

Anterior margin of crown with six small brown spots, disk with orange patch on each side anteriorly and extending to posterior margin, a small brown spot adjacent basal angles of eyes. Pronotum with six longitudinal narrow orange bands (Fig. 7 A–B).

Crown about 1.17 × as long medially as next to eyes, 0.67 × as long as distance between eyes, 0.56 × as long as median length of pronotum (Fig. 7 A–B).

Male genitalia.

Pygofer short, sides rounded apically (Fig. 8 A–B). Subgenital plate with lateral margins distinctly insinuated subbasally, with seven robust macrosetae (Fig. 8D). Style articulating arm moderately long and robust; preapical angle distinct; apophysis very short (Fig. 8E). Aedeagus with pair of relatively robust basal crossed appendages, sinuate in lateral view, extending to middle of shaft (Fig. 8 F–G).

Material examined.

2 males, Peru: Huànuco, 5km S Tingo Maria, Pte. Perez, 600m, 9°20.51'S, 75°58.51'W, 25 Oct 2002, C.H. Dietrich, mercury vapor light, 02 –41– 1 (INHS); 1 male, Peru: Huànuco, 5km S Tingo Maria, Pte. Perez, 600m, 9°20.51'S, 75°58.51'W, 25 Oct 2002, R. A. Rakitov, mercury vapor light, 02 –41– 2 (INHS).

Distribution.

Peru.

Remarks.

This species can be distinguished by its relatively longer crown medially, few robust subgenital plate macrosetae, short syle apophysis and shape of the aedeagus.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae

Genus

Parandanus