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Revista Brasileira de Zoologia

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Rev. Bras. Zool. vol.14 no.3 Curitiba Sept. 1997 

Análise cladística e revisão de Parathona Melichar (Homoptera, Cicadellidae, Cicadellinae)1


Cladistic analysis and revision of Parathona Melichar (Homoptera, Cicadellidae, Cicadellinae)



Rodney R. Cavichioli

Departamento de Zoologia, Universidade Federal do Paraná. Caixa Postal 19020, 81531-990 Curitiba, Paraná, Brasil. E-mail:




This study is part of the cladistic analysis of the group of genera Paromenia Melichar. Revision and cladistic analysis of Parathona Melichar, 1926 are presented, with descriptions of the genus, of the four species and a key to their identifications.

Key words: Homoptera, Cicadellidae, Cicadellinae, Cicadellini, Parathona



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Recebido em 16.VIII.1996; aceito em 19.VIII.1997.



1 Contribuição número 988 do Departamento de Zoologia, Universidade Federal do Paraná.

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