Ozoliarus smithi Löcker, Locker, 2006

Löcker, Birgit, Fletcher, Murray J., Larivière, Marie-Claude & Gurr, Geoff M., 2006, The Australian Pentastirini (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Cixiidae), Zootaxa 1290 (1290), pp. 1-138: 68

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5072967

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:1D47B077-34C7-4BC6-B22F-C5BE9B02EBD7

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5072967

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FE87F4-FFE3-0E0F-B863-9694FD30204C

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Felipe

scientific name

Ozoliarus smithi Löcker
status

sp. nov.

Ozoliarus smithi Löcker   , sp. nov.

( Figs 19E–H, 41P–U, 42A–B)

Type material

Holotype, ♂, AUSTRALIA, Qld: near Brookdale , 10 m, 2.xi.1962 (E.S. Ross, D.Q. Cavagnaro) ( CAS Nr 18197)   , Paratypes, AUSTRALIA, Qld: 11 ♂, same data as holotype ( CAS), 2 ♂, same data as holotype ( ASCU)   .

Etymology Named in honour of the first author’s friend Tony Smith.

Colour

Body mid to dark brown, carinae and pronotum paler, frons lateral with or without a light brown mark; legs light to mid brown; forewing hyaline colourless without brown marks along crossveins, veins mid brown, tubercles concolorous with veins, pterostigma mid brown; abdominal sternites dark brown.

Morphology

Body length: ♂ 4.9–5.7 mm.

Head: Vertex (total length) 1.5–1.7 times longer than wide; basal emargination obtusely angled or rectangular. Postclypeus with evanescent or well­developed median carina. Rostrum reaching hind coxae.

Thorax: Hind margin of pronotum obtusely angled or rectangular. Mesonotum with well­developed carinae. Forewing 3.4–3.7 times longer than wide; costa with 5–9 tubercles; 9 apical cells.

Male genitalia: Anal tube as in Figs 41U, 42A–B; pygophore and genital styles as in Figs 41S–T. Aedeagus ( Figs 41P–R): Phallotheca as in Oz. pitta   except for the following: spine (a) shorter, spines (a, b, c) arising from same base, spine (e) absent and branch (g2) longer; flagellum as in Oz. pitta   .

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

ASCU

Agricultural Scientific Collections Unit

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cixiidae

Genus

Ozoliarus