The distribution of Arelate limbellata (Stål, 1854) (Hemiptera: Flatidae) in Chile

Juan F. Campodonico


The range of Arelate limbellata (Stål, 1854) (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea: Flatidae), the only species of the genus Arelate Stål, 1862, is addressed. This Chilean endemic is distributed from Fundo Talanquén in Valparaíso Region (latitude 32°27ʹ S) to Panguipulli, Puyumen in Los Ríos Region (latitude 39°40ʹ S). New data are presented on A. limbellata, the first contribution on this species’ geographical distribution since the original description, which only records the country of origin.


Hemiptera, Fulgoroidea; Flatidae; Arelate; Chile; Distribution

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