Neophilaenus angustipennis

(Horvath, 1909)

Information

Description

BL ♂: 5.36-6.24 mm; ♀: 6.08-7.20 mm. Forebody and forewings densely pilose. Frons ± flat. Forebody more or less straw yellow, abdomen dark brownish (♂) or as forebody (♀). Forewings brown (♂) or strawish yellow (♀) with a broad, whitish costal border. Genital styles without mouth-shaped indentation. Aedeagus very characteristic. Drawings of male genitalia can be found in Quartau & André (1988).

Ecology

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Distribution

Endemic to the Canary Islands and Madeira.

References
  • Horváth G. 1909. Hémiptères recueillis par M. Th. Becker aux iles Canaries. Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici. Budapest 7: 289-301. (Description)
  • Quartau J.A. & André G. 1988. Neophilaenus angustipennis (Horváth, 1909) new to Madeira (Homoptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cercopidae). Boletim do Museu Municipal do Funchal, 40 (206): 243–247.

Images

♂ Imago

♂ Imago

♀ Imago

♀ Imago