Mahellus, Nielson., 1982

Meshram, Naresh M., 2019, Leafhopper tribe Coelidiini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Coelidiinae) of the Indian subcontinent, Zootaxa 4653 (1), pp. 1-91: 18

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

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5191078

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Mahellus
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Key to species of Mahellus   from the Indian subcontinent (Males)

1. Subgenital plate with an apical spine ( Fig. 28 I View FIGURES 28 ); pygofer ventral process broad with digitate processes ( Fig. 28 H View FIGURES 28 ) ( India: West Bengal)............................................................... M. ungulatus Viraktamath & Meshram  

- Subgenital plate without an apical spine ( Fig. 28 B View FIGURES 28 ); pygofer ventral process simple without long digitate processes ( Fig. 28 A View FIGURES 28 ) (south India)......................................................................... M. distanti (Nielson)