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Published: 2022-04-01
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Study of the Neotropical genus Bennarella Muir, 1930 with description of six new species (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Cixiidae)

Graduate Program in Entomology, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Av. André Araújo, Petrópolis, 2936, CEP 69067-375, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil.
Coordenação de Biodiversidade, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Caixa Postal 2223, CEP 69080-971, Manaus, Amazonas, Brasil. Fellowship PQ/CNPq.
Hemiptera Abdominal appendages planthoppers taxonomy


Six new species of Bennarella Muir, 1930 viz. B. guidai sp. nov., B. henriquesi sp. nov., B. maculipennis sp. nov., B. rafaeli sp. nov., B. vittata sp. nov. and B. xavieri sp. nov., are described and illustrated. An updated description of B. bicoloripennis Muir and B. fusca Muir, together with illustrations, pictures, and new data of records, are provided. Additionally, an identification key to males and females of the species is provided.



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