Mejdalania, Gonçalves, 2021

Gonçalves, Clayton C., 2021, Mejdalania, a new genus and three new species of Neocoelidiinae from Brazil (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cicadellidae), Zootaxa 5039 (1), pp. 109-118: 117

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5039.1.4

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0023B070-FFFF-AE7A-2DA6-F94BD1B8F842

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Plazi

scientific name

Mejdalania
status

gen. nov.

Key to males of Mejdalania   gen. nov.

1 Pygofer, in lateral view, subtriangular ( Fig. 12 View FIGURES 10–18 ); aedeagus with apodemal processes longer than the shaft ( Figs 17−18 View FIGURES 10–18 ) (Ama- zonas)................................................................................. M. longa   sp. nov.

- Pygofer, in lateral view, subquadrangular ( Figs 3 View FIGURES 1–9 , 21 View FIGURES 19–28 ); aedeagus with apodemal processes shorter than the shaft ( Figs 8−9 View FIGURES 1–9 , 27−28 View FIGURES 19–28 ).............................................................................................. 2

2 Pygofer with dorsal ramus of lateroapical process short, not extending to half height of caudal margin ( Fig. 3 View FIGURES 1–9 ); aedeagus with shaft constricted in the middle third, apical third expanded laterally with serrated lateral margins ( Figs 8−9 View FIGURES 1–9 ) (Acre)................................................................................................ M. bia   sp. nov.

- Pygofer with dorsal rami of lateroapical process long, extending to half height of caudal margin ( Figs 21−22 View FIGURES 19–28 ); aedeagus with shaft thin throughout its length, with smooth lateral margins ( Figs 27−28 View FIGURES 19–28 ) (Mato Grosso).......... M. unciformis   sp. nov.