Treehoppers (Hemiptera: Aetalionidae and Membracidae) from Madre de Dios region, Peru

Chung Ping Lin, Munetoshi Maruyama, Jo Fan Wang, Paige E. Miller, Caroline S. Chaboo

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A list of treehoppers (Aetalionidae and Membracidae) is presented from Madre de Dios region at the southeastern Amazon basin in Peru. The treehopper specimens were collected as by-catch in a survey of the beetles in the Villa Carmen Biological Station and Los Amigos Biological Station. The list comprises 44 species, 31 genera, 16 tribes and 9 subfamilies. Ten genera are new records to Peru. The images of representative specimens of each identified species and genera are provided to facilitate the identification of the local treehopper fauna.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)429-442
Number of pages14
JournalRevista Peruana de Biologia
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2019

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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