A new genus and five new species of Neocoelidiinae leafhoppers from Brazil (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) with a key to males

  • Clayton C. Gonçalves Laboratório de Entomologia, Departamento de Zoologia, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. Caixa Postal 68044, 21941-971, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3045-3425
  • Alexandre C. Domahovski Departamento de Zoologia, Universidade Federal do Paraná. Caixa Postal 19020, 81531-980, Curitiba, PR, Brazil https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4588-4236
Keywords: Auchenorrhyncha, leafhoppers, Neocoelidiini, Neotropical region, taxonomy


A new Brazilian leafhopper genus of the subfamily Neocoelidiinae is proposed: Takiyaella gen. nov. based on Tsexguttata (Chiamolera & Cavichioli, 2003) gen. et comb. nov. and five new species: Tanomala gen. et sp. nov., Tcoelhomarquesae gen. et sp. nov., and Tdaniela gen. et sp. nov. from the state of Rio de Janeiro; Tcavichiolii gen. et sp. nov. from the state of Paraná, and Tmejdalanii gen. et sp. nov. from the state of Minas Gerais. A distribution map and identification key to Takiyaella species are provided.


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How to Cite
Gonçalves, C. C., & Domahovski, A. C. (2021). A new genus and five new species of Neocoelidiinae leafhoppers from Brazil (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) with a key to males. European Journal of Taxonomy, 775(1), 34–61. https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2021.775.1545
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