Tachycixius arzonei

Holzinger, 2000

Information

Description

BL ♂: 6 mm; ♀: 7 mm. Frons, vertex and mesonotum brownish. Apical margin of vertex rounded. Forewings hyaline with brown markings. This species is similair to T. ligustinus Wagner, 1959, but differs in size and aedeagal structures. (Holzinger, 2000) 

Genitalia:

  • Aedeagus: lower spine short and curved. Right subapical spine more or less evenly curved. Left subapical spine weakly S-shaped and short.
Ecology

Unknown.

Distribution

Only known from mainland Italy. 

References
  • Holzinger, W. E. 2000. Tachycixius arzonei sp. n., a new planthopper species from Italy (Insecta: Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Cixiidae). Linzer biologische Beitrage 32(2): 1269-1274. (Description)