Maxantonia

Paladini, Andressa & Cryan, Jason R., 2012, Nine new species of Neotropical spittlebugs (Hemiptera: Cercopidae: Ischnorhininae), Zootaxa 3519, pp. 53-68: 60

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.215415

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scientific name

Maxantonia
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Genus Maxantonia  

Maxantonia Schmidt, 1922: 264   ; Metcalf, 1961: 516 (syn. of Cercopis   ). Type species: Sphenorhina quadriguttata Walker, 1851: 689   by original designation.

Generic Diagnosis: The postclypeus bears two smaller carinae in addition to the typical median carina, giving the appearance that the postclypeus has three longitudinal carinae; the pygofer bears two processes between the anal tube and the subgenital plates; paramere subrectangular, with the dorsal process strongly developed and subapical spine either directed anteriorly or posteriorly; aedeagus subcylindrical with straight shaft and with two pairs of apical processes (short, wide, and hood-shaped).

Distribution: Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia, Peru, Bolivia and Panama.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cercopidae

Loc

Maxantonia

Paladini, Andressa & Cryan, Jason R. 2012
2012
Loc

Maxantonia

Metcalf 1961: 516
Schmidt 1922: 264
1922