Betacixius flagellihamus Zhang & Chen, 2011

Zhi, Yan, Zhang, Chang-Hua, Yang, Lin & Chen, Xiang-Sheng, 2020, Two new species of the genus Betacixius Matsumura, 1914 from China (Hemiptera, Fulgoromorpha, Cixiidae), ZooKeys 956, pp. 1-18: 3

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.956.50195

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scientific name

Betacixius flagellihamus Zhang & Chen, 2011
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Betacixius flagellihamus Zhang & Chen, 2011   Figure 2A-I View Figure 2

Betacixius flagellihamus   Zhang & Chen, 2011: 54, figs 14-23, 25.

Material examined.

China: 1♂, Guizhou Province, Leishan County, Leigongshan National Natural Reserve (26°31'N, 108°17'E), 13 May 1985, Zi-Zhong Li (holotype); 7♂♂ 9♀♀, Guizhou Province, Leishan County, Leigongshan National Natural Reserve, 13 May 1985, Zi-Zhong Li (paratypes); 2♂♂, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, June 1983, Students of Grade 79, Major Plant Protection (paratypes); 1♂ 2♀♀, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Forest Park (1000 m) (26°32'N, 106°45'E), 20 May 2007, Xiang-Sheng Chen (paratypes); 1♂ 1♀, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Forest Park, 14-17 May 1984, collector unknown; 2♂♂ 1♀, Guizhou Province, Duyun City, Gantang Town, Tuanzhai Village (26°16'N, 107°26'E), 12 May 2014, Ming Ning, Gai-Ping Yang; 1♂5♀♀, Guizhou Province, Suiyang County, Kuankuoshui National Natural Reserve (28°14'N, 107°12'E), 8-9 June 2010, Pei Zhang, Bin Zhang; 3♂♂ 2♀♀, Guizhou Province, Huishui County, Duanshan Town, Guangrong Village (25°50'N, 106°37'E), 9 May 2013, Jian-Kun Long, Zai-Hua Yang; 1♂ 3♀♀, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Huaxi District (26°25'N, 106°40'E), 15-16 May 1982, collector unknown; 2♂♂ 3♀♀, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Huaxi District, 1 May 2008, Zheng-Guang Zhang; 1♂, Guizhou Province, Libo County, Maolan Town (25°23'N, 108°4'E), 9 April 2011, Jian-Kun Long; 2♂♂1♀, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Forest Park, 24 May 2006, Zai-Hua Yang; 3♂♂ 2♀♀, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Forest Park, 21 April 2010, Jun-Qiang Ni; 10♂♂ 6♀♀, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Forest Park, 18 May 2012, Wei-Bin Zheng, Yong-Gang Xiao; 1♂, Guizhou Province, Guiyang City, Huaxi District, 29 April 2017, Yong-Jin Sui.

Supplementary description.

Female genitalia. Tergite IX (Fig. 2A, B, D View Figure 2 ) moderately sclerotized, with a large nearly dumbbell-shaped wax plate. Anal segment (Fig. 2C View Figure 2 ) rectangular, widening to apex, 1.5 times wider than long in dorsal view, anal style strap-like. Gonapophysis VIII (Fig. 2E View Figure 2 ) elongate, and slightly curved upwards. Gonapophysis IX (Fig. 2F View Figure 2 ) with two middle teeth, distance ratio between distal middle tooth to apex and length of denticulate portion is 2.1. Gonoplac (Fig. 2G View Figure 2 ) rod-like, 3.6 times longer than wide in lateral view. Posterior vagina pattern as shown in Figure 2H, I View Figure 2 .

Host plant.

Quercus   sp. ( Fagaceae  ).

Distribution.

China (Guizhou).

Note.

The female genitalia of this species are described and illustrated for the first time.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cixiidae

Genus

Betacixius

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Betacixius flagellihamus Zhang & Chen, 2011

Zhi, Yan, Zhang, Chang-Hua, Yang, Lin & Chen, Xiang-Sheng 2020
2020
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Betacixius flagellihamus

Zhang & Chen 2011
2011