Neodocalidia connectiva, Nielson, 2011

Nielson, M. W., 2011, Tribe Teruliini: new genera and new species of Neotropical leafhoppers with a revised key to genera and species, new records and notes on distribution and taxonomy (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Coelidiinae), Zootaxa 2795 (1), pp. 1-45: 9

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Neodocalidia connectiva

sp. nov.

Neodocalidia connectiva   sp. nov.

( Plate 1B; Figures 9–16)

Length. Male 7.50 mm. Female unknown.

Characters of external morphology, color and male genitalia as in description of genus ( Plate 1B; Figures 9– 16).

Material examined. Holotype male. COLOMBIA: Vaupés, R.N. Mosiro-Itajura (Capari), Centro Ambiental , 1º4’S – 69º3’W, 60 m., Red 1/20/03–2/1/03, M. Sharkey y D. Arias, Leg., M. 3387 ( IAHC). GoogleMaps  

Etymology. The name is descriptive for the unusual configuration of the connective.

Remarks. This species unique and has no known relatives.