Periódicos Brasileiros em Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia

Alcmeone robustus (Hemiptera: Membracidae: Darninae): description of the last-instar nymph and biological notes

Lencioni-Neto, FredericoM. Sakakibara, Albino

The last-instar nymph of Alcmeone robustus (Butler, 1877) (Membracidae, Darninae, Darnini) is described and illustrated, and some biological and behavioral notes are provided. The nymphs were observed on Pera sp. (Euphorbiaceae) in the locality of Jacareí, state of São Paulo, Brazil, until they became adults. The newly emerged adults, male and female, are also briefly re-described.

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