Soractellus

Naveed, Hassan & Zhang, Yalin, 2018, Revision of the leafhopper genus Soractellus Evans (Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae) with description of a new species from Pakistan, Zootaxa 4429 (3), pp. 595-599: 596

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4429.3.12

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D0325E95-EB36-40D5-9D7F-740724DA9FFE

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/BA60E121-FFCA-CF2D-FF4E-FEF6FA230283

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scientific name

Soractellus
status

 

Key to species of Soractellus  (Male)

1. Brachypterous, forewing about 1.7 times longer than wide; style with preapical lobe moderately developed, apophysis long and thumb-like ........................................................................................................................................................ S. lalianensis  sp. nov.

- Macropterous; style with preapical lobe well-developed.................................................................................................................. 2

2. Connective with stem present; aedeagal shaft with uneven apical branches ................................................................... S. brunneus 

- Connective without stem; aedeagal shaft with apical branches equal in length .............................................................................. 3

3. Aedeagus with apical branches nearly 1/2 of its total length; valve subtriangular; style with preapical lobe long and constricted .. .................................................................................................................................................................................... S. nigrominutus 

- Aedeagus with apical branches nearly 1/3 of its total length; style with preapical lobe short and vigorous, apophysis slightly curved laterally; macropterous, forewing 2.7 times longer than wide ....................................................................... S. jianfengensis