Amazobenna Penny

Viegas, Eduarda Fernanda Gomes & Ale-Rocha, Rosaly, 2019, A review of the Neotropical genus Amazobenna Penny, 1980 with description of a new species and description of the male of Amazobenna reticulata Penny, 1980 (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Cixiidae), Zootaxa 4577 (3), pp. 561-570: 563

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4577.3.9

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6FAD1C3A-D878-4171-B35A-04062FA8E49A

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/116F4B33-FFEA-9338-BC9B-FC237EB9FA9C

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Amazobenna Penny
status

 

Key to species of Amazobenna Penny   (males)

1. Body and legs brown ( Fig. 1 View FIGURES 1–6 ); wing with brown spot in the costal cell, spots at the apex of the medial veins interconnected basally ( Fig. 28 View FIGURES 28–29 ); genital style narrow at the base and distally broadening with apex truncated, inner face convex in posterior view ( Figs. 9–12 View FIGURES 7–12 ); apex of the anal segment triangular in posterior view ( Fig. 8 View FIGURES 7–12 ); pygofer with posterolateral margin produced in the middle forming an obtuse angle ( Figs. 9, 11 View FIGURES 7–12 ), lateral lobe slightly tapered distally and diverging distally in ventral aspect ( Fig. 12 View FIGURES 7–12 ).............................................................................. A. reticulata Penny  

-. Body and legs yellow ( Fig. 19 View FIGURES 19–23 ); wing lacking spot on costal cell, spots at the apex of the medial veins not interconnected basally ( Fig. 29 View FIGURES 28–29 ); genital style long, broad in basal 2/3, narrowing towards the apex with apex round, inner face almost straight and parallel, slightly sinuous near apex in posterior view ( Figs. 24–27 View FIGURES 24–27 ); apex of anal segment trapezoidal in posterior view; pygofer with posterolateral margin slightly sinuous, not forming an obtuse angle ( Figs. 24, 26 View FIGURES 24–27 ), lateral lobe not tapered distally, with parallel inner sides and not diverging distally in ventral aspect ( Fig. 27 View FIGURES 24–27 )........................ A. pennyi   sp. nov.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cixiidae