Sonata obnubila

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: 40

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10.5281/zenodo.196127

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Sonata obnubila
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Sonata obnubila  ( Distant, 1888 b)

Pomponia obnubila Distant 1888 b: 296  .

Type locality. Punjab, India.

The species was originally described from Simla (=Shimla) ( Distant 1888 b). Chaudhry et al. (1966) first reported on specimens from Kalabagh, Hazara which is in the Northwest Frontier Province. Additional specimens were collected from Chaangla Gali, Murree, Punjab, Pakistan at 8000 feet altitude on 18.VII. 2006. They are fast flying, night active cicadas.

Remarks. The species is known from India, Pakistan, Bhutan, and Nepal ( Metcalf 1963 a; Chaudhry et al. 1966; Duffels & van der Laan 1985).

Kingdom

Animalia

Genus

Sonata

Loc

Sonata obnubila

Ahmed, Zubair & Sanborn, Allen F. 2010

2010
Loc

Pomponia obnubila

Distant 1888: 296