Newsteadia Green, 1902

Vea, Isabelle M., 2014, Morphology of the males of seven species of Ortheziidae (Hemiptera: Coccoidea), American Museum Novitates 2014 (3812), pp. 1-36 : 11

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.1206/3812.1

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4598033

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DBFF70-6844-FFBB-9A6A-FA8B5552CCFF

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scientific name

Newsteadia Green
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Newsteadia Green

Newsteadia Green 1902: 284–285 . Type species: Coccus floccosus De Geer, 1778 .

GENERIC DIAGNOSIS, based on adult male morphology: Head with dorsal midcranial ridge strong but fading posteriorly; ventral midcranial ridge strong and bifurcating posteriorly, compound eyes each with 30–50 ommatidia (vs.>60 and usually> 100 in other genera); prosternum with a triangular sclerotized area (vs. prosternal medial ridge in other genera), with wellsclerotized margins; scutellum without setae or pores but with smp; scutum with median area short, without hs near lateral margins; metathorax with metatergal setae and pores present, but without smp; wing shape rounded, with reduced venation compared to other Ortheziidae (subcostal and cubital ridges only present); alar lobe or fold absent; hamulohalteres absent (vs. present in Orthezia , Praelongorthezia , Insignorthezia , and Graminorthezia ); legs with long hs; abdominal tergite VIII without locular pores (vs. present other known genera); sternite VIII without pores or setae; apex of aedeagus widening at tip (vs. pointed in other known genera); sternite IX undiscernible from penial sheath (see Discussion), body completely lacking of lp (vs. present in all other known genera).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Ortheziidae

Loc

Newsteadia Green

Vea, Isabelle M. 2014
2014
Loc

Newsteadia

Green, E. E. 1902: 285
1902