Rhinopsalta Melichar, 1908,

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: 42

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4673285

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scientific name

Rhinopsalta Melichar, 1908
status

 

Rhinopsalta Melichar, 1908 

Rhinopsalta Melichar 1908: 58  .

Type species.— Rhinopsalta sicardi Melichar 1908: 59  . ( Montes Ambre , Madagascar) 

Remarks.—A monospecific genus containing a cicada with a postclypeus possessing an anteriorly projecting fingerlike extension. The genus is characterized by species with an elongated postclypeus, fore wings with seven apical cells, and hind wings with five apical cells.

Distribution.—The only species of the genus is found in Madagascar ( Metcalf 1963b; Sanborn 2013).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadidae

Loc

Rhinopsalta Melichar, 1908

Sanborn, Allen F. 2021
2021
Loc

Rhinopsalta

Melichar, L. 1908: 58
1908