Verdanus artvinensis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae), a new leafhopper species from northeastern Turkey


Abstract: Verdanus artvinensis n. sp. from northeastern Turkey is described and illustrated. The main characteristics of this species are compared with those of V. pazoukii (Dlabola, 1980), a closely related species. A key to distinguish these 2 species is provided.

Keywords: Hemiptera, Cicadellidae, Deltocephalinae, Verdanus, leafhopper, new species, Turkey

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