Loeia tamtipi Duan, 2017

Duan, Yani, Dietrich, Christopher H., Webb, Michael D. & Zhang, Yalin, 2017, New taxa and new records of Deltocephalini leafhoppers from Thailand (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Deltocephalinae), Zootaxa 4350 (2), pp. 363-373 : 365-367

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4350.2.10

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FC458889-3E65-4469-940F-7B3448E41726

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5326071

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/272887AE-FF83-2D74-FF56-F89B86D4B61E

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Loeia tamtipi Duan
status

sp. n.

Loeia tamtipi Duan sp. n.

( Figs 1–2 View FIGURE 1 View FIGURE 2 )

Length. Male: 5.9 mm.

Coloration and morphology. Crown with two brown dots on anterior margin equidistant from mid-line to eye and two orange patches more posterad ( Fig. 1A View FIGURE 1 ). Face with paired brown arcs on frontoclypeus; lower area of face mottled with dark brown ( Fig. 1C View FIGURE 1 ). Pronotum with brown anterior patches; posteriorly pale brown with dark brown lateral spot and four short dark brown bands. Mesonotum with central area and basal triangles brown ( Fig. 1A View FIGURE 1 ). Forewing membrane brownish hyaline contrasting with white veins; with dark brown patch at apex and middle of claval margin and another patch subapically or corium. Legs with setal bases brown ( Fig. 1A–B View FIGURE 1 ).

Male genitalia. Male genitalia as in generic description; aedeagal shaft narrowed at midlength in lateral view, broadening from base to apex in ventral view; apical processes short, curved dorsad, hook-like ( Fig. 2E–F View FIGURE 2 ).

Material examined. Holotype, male, Thailand: Loei Phu Ruea NP office, 17°28.805′N, 101°21.242′E, 870 m, Malaise trap, 12–19 vii 2006, Patikhom Tamtip, leg. T315 ( QSBG). GoogleMaps

Etymology. This species is named after Patikhom Tamtip who collected the type specimen.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae

Genus

Loeia