Mahellus Nielson

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

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FCDFD71B-D7AD-480D-A8CA-18297FD8D5EC

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3513402

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CD4987FE-4A7D-E00C-FF0C-FF05FECEFE03

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Mahellus Nielson
status

 

Genus Mahellus Nielson  

Mahellus Nielson 1982: 84   ; 2015: 35 View Cited Treatment ; Viraktamath & Meshram 2017: 272 View Cited Treatment . Type species: Jassus determinatus Distant   , by original designation.

Diagnosis. The genus is similar to Zhangolidia in having a somewhat broad, tubular aedeagal shaft, with one apical and one subapical process. Mahellus   differs from Zhangolidia in having two apical processes of the aedeagal shaft compared to one apical to subapical process in Zhangolidia.

Three species are known from the Oriental region of which two occur in the Indian subcontinent ( Viraktamath & Meshram 2017).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadellidae

Loc

Mahellus Nielson

Meshram, Naresh M. 2019
2019
Loc

Mahellus Nielson 1982: 84

Viraktamath, C. A. & Meshram, N. M. 2017: 272
Nielson, M. W. 2015: 35
Nielson, M. W. 1982: 84
1982