Bythonia rugosa (Osborn, 1923)

Gaiani, Marco A., 2017, Review of the genus Bythonia Oman 1936 with description of a new species and new record from Venezuela (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae, Iassinae), Zootaxa 4273 (3), pp. 447-450: 449-450

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4273.3.11

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:CA2F4687-DBED-43A4-837F-2E57D43D2959

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/494787A1-2D7D-DE51-FF79-8D6FFCC6FF02

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scientific name

Bythonia rugosa (Osborn, 1923)
status

 

Bythonia rugosa (Osborn, 1923)  

This species is reported for the first time in Venezuela, representing the northernmost record for this species. It was previously known from Bolivia (type) and an unknown locality in Peru ( Linnavuori 1959). Both specimens were dissected and their genitalia compared to the published illustrations of the species ( Linnavuori 1959).  

Material studied. 1 ♂: Venezuela, T.F. Amazonas, El Cacho cr. Pto. Ayacucho, 17-IV-1967, F. Fernández Y. col.; 1 ♂: Venezuela, TF [ Territorio Federal ] Amazonas, PN [ Parque Nacional ] Duida Marahuaka , Culebra , 110 m, 3°14’N – 65°46’W, 24-26-I-1992. Exp. Terramar, J. Clavijo, A. Chacón. GoogleMaps  

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae

Genus

Bythonia