Yanga grandidieri Distant, 1905b, Distant, 1905

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: 10-11

publication ID

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4673145

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scientific name

Yanga grandidieri Distant, 1905b
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Yanga grandidieri Distant, 1905b  

Yanga grandidieri Distant 1905b: 195   . (Southeastern Madagascar)

Remarks.—The third of five species with ochraceous hind wings marked with piceous-brown or castaneous. It can be distinguished from Y. bouvieri   by the basal piceous brown hind wings, hind wings apical cells 1–3 are completely piceous brown or castaneous in Y. andriana   and Y. mahajangaensis   n. sp., and the hind wing has a central piceous brown spot and piceous brown distal apical cells in Y. guttulata   . Reported body lengths are 27–32 mm with wingspans of 70–100 mm ( Distant 1905b).

Distribution.—The species is only known from Madagascar ( Metcalf 1963a; Duffels & van der Laan 1985). Distant (1905b) and Jacobi (1917) reported the species from southeastern Madagascar.

Material examined.—“ MADAGASCAR: / Fianarantsoa Province / Ranomafana Natl. Park / Talatakely , 900 m elev. / 21.25ºS, 47.42ºE // 2–22 January 2001 / D.H. & K.M. Kavanaugh, / R.L. Brett, E. Elsom, / and F. Vargas collector. // CASENT / 3002730” one female ( AFSC); GoogleMaps   “ MADAGASCAR: Province / Diego-Suarez, dry forest / 7 km N of Joffreville, 360 m / 6–20 March 2001 // 12º 20’ S, 47º 15’ E / R. Harin’Hala collector / malaise trap MA- 01-07-08 // CASENT / 3001812” one male ( AFSC) GoogleMaps   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadidae

Genus

Yanga

Loc

Yanga grandidieri Distant, 1905b

Sanborn, Allen F. 2021
2021
Loc

Yanga grandidieri

Distant, W. L. 1905: 195
1905