Platypleura basialba ( Walker, 1850 )

Ahmed, Zubair & Sanborn, Allen F., 2010, The cicada fauna of Pakistan including the description of four new species (Hemiptera: Cicadoidea: Cicadidae), Zootaxa 2516, pp. 27-48: 38

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.196127

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scientific name

Platypleura basialba ( Walker, 1850 )
status

 

Platypleura basialba ( Walker, 1850)  . New record.

Oxypleura basialba Walker 1850: 26  .

Type locality. Bengal.

Specimens were collected from Chakwal, Punjab, Pakistan collected on 17.VII. 2007. Identification was confirmed by Y.J. Lee.

Remarks. The species was previously known only from India ( Metcalf 1963 a).

Platypleura mackinnoni Distant, 1904  . New record.

Platypleura mackinnoni Distant 1904: 667  .

Type locality. Mysore.

Specimens were collected from Rangpur, Dera Ismail Khan on Sheesham trees, Dalbergia sissoo Roxb.  ex DC in bulk quantity on 18.VI. 2009. Specimens were also deposited in the Peshawer Forest Institute, Peshawer, N.W.F.P. and were donated by the Pusa collection, India. Remarks. The species was previously known only from India ( Metcalf 1963 a; Duffels & van der Laan 1985).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadidae

Genus

Platypleura

Loc

Platypleura basialba ( Walker, 1850 )

Ahmed, Zubair & Sanborn, Allen F. 2010

2010
Loc

Oxypleura basialba

Walker 1850: 26

Loc

Platypleura mackinnoni

Distant 1904: 667