Sphaerocixius globuliferus

(Wagner, 1939)



BL ♂: 6.3-6.4 mm; ♀: 6.7-6.9 mm. Frons dark brown, keels and clypeus lighter. Genae in upper part dark brown, ventrally lighter. Pronotum medially light-brown, laterally dark-brown. Mesonotum dark-brown. Wings hyaline with dark markings. Phallosoma with a long and slender movable subapical spine and a doughnut-shaped process on the right and a broad movable spine on the left side. Base of apical part of the aedeagus has a bulbous widening ventrally. (Holzinger, 2002)




Only known from Albania. (Holzinger, 2002)

  • Holzinger, W. E., 2002. A review of the European planthopper genus Trirhacus and related taxa, with a key to the genera of European Cixiidae (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha). European Journal of Entomology 99: 373-398.
  • Wagner, W., 1939. Die Zikaden des Mainzer Beckens. Zugleich eine Revision der Kirschbaumschen Arten aus der Umgebung von Wiesbaden. Jahrbuch des Nassauer Vereins fur Naturkunde Wiesbaden 6: 77-212. (Description)