New Species and New Record of the Genus Pedionis Hamilton, 1980 (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Macropsinae) from China, with a Nomenclatural Note

Authors

  • Hu Li
  • Ren-Huai Dai
  • Zi-Zhong Li

Keywords:

Leafhopper, Macropsini, Pedionis, new species, new record, China.

Abstract

 A new macropsinae leafhopper, Pedionis (Pedionis) yangi sp. nov., from Guizhou and Yunnan Provinces, China, is described and illustrated, P. (P.) palniensis Viraktamath, 1981 is reported for the first time from China based on specimens from Guizhou, Yunnan and Sichuan Provinces. The name P. (P.) tabulatus Li, Dai and Li, 2011 is changed to P. (P.) tabulata Li, Dai and Li, 2011, in order that the generic and specific names agree in gender.

Author Biographies

Hu Li

Institute of Entomology, Guizhou University

Ren-Huai Dai

Institute of Entomology, Guizhou University

Zi-Zhong Li

Institute of Entomology, Guizhou University

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Published

2013-08-06

How to Cite

Li, H., Dai, R.-H., & Li, Z.-Z. (2013). New Species and New Record of the Genus Pedionis Hamilton, 1980 (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Macropsinae) from China, with a Nomenclatural Note. Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 18(1), 11–16. Retrieved from https://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/471

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Journal of the Entomological Research Society