Key to species of leafhopper genus Drabescoides Kwon & Lee (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae), with description of a new species from southern China

Zootaxa. 2014 Jun 4:(3811):347-58. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3811.3.5.


A new species Drabescoides complexa sp. nov. from Zhejiang and Fujian Provinces, China is described and illustrated, and can be distinguished by the unique aedeagus with pair of lamellae above a collar-shaped process on the shaft dorsal surface. A key to all species is given for identification based on the male genitalia along with a map showing the geographic distribution of the genus.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • China
  • Genitalia, Male / anatomy & histology
  • Hemiptera* / anatomy & histology
  • Hemiptera* / classification
  • Male