Olidiana kirkaldyi (Nielson)

Meshram, Naresh M., 2019, Leafhopper tribe Coelidiini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Coelidiinae) of the Indian subcontinent, Zootaxa 4653 (1), pp. 1-91: 21

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4653.1.1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5191088

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CD4987FE-4A78-E009-FF0C-FDFCFBD8FB3A

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scientific name

Olidiana kirkaldyi (Nielson)
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Olidiana kirkaldyi (Nielson)  

Figs. 2 View FIGURES 2 F–G, 5 F–G, 8 E–F, 10 F, 12 E–H, 32 A–F, 54 C–D.

Calodia kirkaldyi Nielson 1982: 169−170   , Figs. 545−549.

Olidiana kirkaldyi (Nielson)   : Nielson 2015: 104.

Female. Posterior margin of seventh sternite with prominent convex median lobe ( Fig. 10 F View FIGURES 10 ).

Female genitalia. Valvula I with sculptured area restricted to apical ¼ ( Figs12 View FIGURES 12 E–F). Valvula II with prominent teeth widely separated from each other, toothed area confined to apical 1/3 ( Figs. 12 View FIGURES 12 G–H).

Measurements. Male 6.3−6.6 mm long, 1.1 mm wide across eyes and 2.0 mm wide across posterolateral angels of pronotum. Female 7.3−7.8 mm long, 2.0 mm wide across eyes and 2.2 mm wide across posterolateral angles of pronotum.

Material Examined. Several males and females from, INDIA: Andhra Pradesh (Varni), Karnataka (Bangalore, Bidar, Chikkaballapura, Kollegal, Melkote, Mudigree, Nandi Hills, Punjanur forest, Sirsi, Vijayapura), Kerala (Walayar), Meghalaya (Shillong), Rajasthan (Udaipur), Tamil Nadu (Srivilliputtur, Kallar, Kodaikanal), West Bengal (Kolkata).The specimens were collected during April, to September. It breeds on Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.   ( Figs. 54 View FIGURES 54 C–D) and Dodonaea viscosa Jacq.  

Remarks. This is the most common coelidiine species found in southern Karnataka.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae

Genus

Olidiana

Loc

Olidiana kirkaldyi (Nielson)

Meshram, Naresh M. 2019
2019
Loc

Olidiana kirkaldyi

Nielson, M. W. 2015: 104
2015