New species of the genera Limentinus Distant, 1917 and Calodia Nielson, 1982 (Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cicadellidae, Coelidiinae) from the Makay Massif of Madagascar, with a key to Malagasy species


en Zoosystema 43 (16) - Pages 297-310

Published on 08 June 2021

Three new species of the genus Limentinus Distant, 1917 and one new species of the genus Calodia Nielson, 1982 are described from the former Toliara Province of southwestern Madagascar: Limentinus oryx n. sp., L. nielsoni n. sp., L. nigrifacies n. sp., Calodia makayensis n. sp. The genus Calodia Nielson, 1982 is recorded for the first time from Madagascar. Coelidia perineti Evans, 1953 is redescribed and transferred to the genus Limentinus with a new combination formed, Limentinus perineti (Evans, 1953) n. comb. Key to species of the tribe Coelidiini Dohrn, 1859 known currently from Madagascar is given.


Coelidiini, key, morphology, Toliara Province, new combination, new record, new species

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