Dichotropis amboinensis

Drawings of Dichotropis amboinensis (male specimen from the Philippines): upper left - forewing; upper right - tip of abdomen with pygofer, anal segment and genital style (inset = process attached to inner side of style); bottom left - head in dorsal view and right - in frontal view.
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Decora vettius, holotype (click on image to enlarge it)
Author: Hillery Warner, The Natural History Museum, London, U.K., Entomology Department

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Fulgoroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Paraneoptera
Superordo: Condylognatha
Ordo: Hemiptera
Subordo: Auchenorrhyncha
Infraorder: Fulgoromorpha
Superfamilia: Fulgoroidea

Familia: Derbidae
Subfamilia: Otiocerinae
Tribus: Rhotanini
Genus: Dichotropis
Species: Dichotropis amboinensis

Name edit

Dichotropis amboinensis Muir, 1913

Type locality: Ambon I., Indonesia

Lectotype: Bishop Museum, Hawaii, U.S.A. (No. 5149)

Synonyms edit

References edit

  • Fennah, R.G. 1970: Fulgoroidea (Homoptera) from Rennell and Bellona islands. Nat. Hist. Rennell Isl., 6 (64): 43–85.
  • Muir, F. 1913: On some new species of leaf-hoppers. Part II. Derbidae. Hawaii. Sugar Plant. Assoc., Entomol., Bull. 12: 82.
  • Zelazny, B. 1981: The Philippines species of Rhotanini (Homoptera: Derbidae) and their distribution outside the Philippines. Pacific Insects, 23(3-4): 213–285. PDF
  • Zelazny, B.; Webb, M.D. 2011: Revision of the planthopper tribe Rhotanini (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Derbidae). Zootaxa, 3071: 1–307. Preview