Krisna Kirkaldy

Wang, Xian-Yi, Wu, Yun-Fei & Dai, Ren-Huai, 2018, Three new species of the leafhopper subfamily Iassinae (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) from China, Zootaxa 4442 (3), pp. 378-388: 383

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Krisna Kirkaldy


Krisna Kirkaldy  

Type species: Krisna strigicollis Spinola, 1852   .

Generic characters ( Zhang, Zhang & Dai 2008): Body, robust. Head narrower than pronotum; crown short and broad; anterior margin slightly produced; ocelli situated on anterior margin of crown. Face short, broad. Clypeal suture prominent, frontoclypeus elongate. Scutellum triangular, wider than long; forewing with irregular accessory crossveins. Male eighth sternite wide ( Figs. 62–65 View FIGURES 43–65 ), with many small setae. Subgenital plate slender and elongate, outer margin with several long fine setae laterally. Style relatively slender, apex truncate.

Distribution. Old World tropics except Australia.