Murmurillana Delorme

Delorme, Quentin, Mille, Christian & Jourdan, Hervé, 2016, Description of a new genus and two new species of high frequency cicada from New Caledonia (Insecta: Hemiptera, Cicadoidea, Cicadidae), Zootaxa 4126 (4), pp. 563-576: 574

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4126.4.7

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:91F7E1AF-061B-45E9-86FA-700E8554E49C

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/D745D62F-FF8F-1901-FF03-6453FA5DF969

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Murmurillana Delorme
status

gen. nov.

Key to species of Murmurillana Delorme   gen. nov.

1 clasper curved inwards, apically obtuse and divergent; male calling song composed of two types of sequences; sequence type 1 is a long succession of echemes emitted at a rate of 28 per second; second sequence type is shortest than previous sequence and is composed by 10 to 12 phrases; maximum of energy at 19 kHz.............. Murmurillana paenetacita Delorme   sp. nov.

- clasper apically straight and roundish; male calling song composed of only one type of sequence, formed by a regular succession of echemes emitted at a rate of 39 to 41 per second; maximum of energy at 23 kHz................................................................................................ Murmurillana inaudibilis Delorme   sp. nov.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadidae