Yanga antiopa ( Karsch, 1890 ),

Sanborn, Allen F., 2021, The cicadas (Hemiptera: Cicadoidea: Cicadidae) of Madagascar including a new tribe, five new genera, twelve new species, four new species synonymies, five revised species status, ten new combinations, new tribal assignments for four genera, one new subtribe synonymy, a checklist and key to the species, Zootaxa 4937 (1), pp. 1-79: 9-10

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4937.1.1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4673135

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scientific name

Yanga antiopa ( Karsch, 1890 )
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Yanga antiopa ( Karsch, 1890) 

Platypleura antiopa Karsch 1890: 88  . ( Madagascar)

Remarks.—One of four species with the hind wings piceous or piceous-brown. It can be distinguished from Y. brancsiki ( Distant, 1893)  , Y. heathi ( Distant, 1899)  and Y. hova ( Distant, 1901)  by the lighter areas in the distal hind wing apical cells and lack of white margins or apical areas. The species has a body length about 38 mm and a wingspan about 108 mm ( Karsch 1890).

Distribution.—The species is only known from Madagascar ( Metcalf 1963a).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadidae

Genus

Yanga

Loc

Yanga antiopa ( Karsch, 1890 )

Sanborn, Allen F. 2021
2021
Loc

Platypleura antiopa

Karsch, F. A. F. 1890: 88
1890