An annotated checklist of the delphacid planthoppers (Delphacidae) of Florida w/ the description of three new spp and new genusBy Kennedy, A.C., C.R. Bartlett, and S.W. Wilson.
Kennedy, A.C., C.R. Bartlett, and S.W. Wilson. 2012. An annotated checklist of the delphacid planthoppers (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) of Florida with the description of three new species and the new genus, Meristopsis
. Florida Entomologist 95(2): 395-421.
An annotated checklist of the 128 delphacid planthopper species of Florida, including host data, is presented based on combined specimen and literature records. The list includes 39 genera with 7 new combinations, 6 new synonymies, 3 new species and 16 new state records. The new genus Meristopsis
(Delphacini) is here described with 2 new species, M. rhamphis
and M. melanosteptos. Muellerianella meadi
sp. nov. is also described.