A new species of the genus Macrosemia from Vietnam

Authors

  • Yen Hoang Luu Vietnam Forest Museum; Vietnam, Graduate School of Science and Technology, VAST, Vietnam
  • Thai Hong Pham Mientrung Institute for Scientific Research, VAST
  • Hong Minh Bui Department of Biology, Hanoi National University of Education, Vietnam
  • Jérôme Constant Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Belgium

Keywords:

Auchenorrhyncha, cicadini, Hoang Lien National Park, morphology, taxonomy

Abstract

A taxonomic study on the genus Macrosemia from Vietnam in which a new species Macrosemia sapaensis sp. nov. is described. This species was collected from Lao Cai province in north Vietnam. Information on the distribution, photos of an adult, and illustrations of the male genitalia are provided for the new species. Based on the male characteristics, we provide a key to the genus Macrosemia Kato, 1925 (Hemiptera: Cicadidae) of Vietnam.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31276/VJSTE.64(2).82-85

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Published

2022-06-15

How to Cite

Yen Hoang Luu, Thai Hong Pham, Hong Minh Bui, & Jerome Constant. (2022). A new species of the genus Macrosemia from Vietnam. Vietnam Journal of Science, Technology and Engineering, 64(2), 82-85. https://doi.org/10.31276/VJSTE.64(2).82-85

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Life Sciences