Guaricicana, a new genus of Hyalojassini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Iassinae) from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest

Alexandre Domahovski, Rodney Cavichioli


A new monotypic genus of Iassinae Walker, 1870 tribe Hyalojassini Evans, 1972 is proposed based on Guaricicana borgesi gen. et sp. nov. from the states of Paraná and Rio de Janeiro, southern and southeastern Brazil, respectively. Detailed descriptions and illustrations of males and females are provided, as well as comparisons with the presumably more closely related genus, Daveyoungana Blocker & Webb, 1992.


Daveyoungana; leafhoppers; morphology; neotropical region; taxonomy

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