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  1. Takiya, D. M., Mejdalani, G. & Felix, M., 1999. Dual-mimicry of wasps by the Neotropical leafhopper Propetes schmidti Melichar with a description of its female (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 101: 722-728.
  2. Mejdalani, G., Felix, M. & Takiya, D. M., 2000. Description of a new species of Amblyscartidia Young from southeastern Brazil (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae). Bollettino di Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali Turin 17(1): 131-140.
  3. Takiya, D. M., Mejdalani, G. & Felix, M., 2000. A new genus and species of Cicadellini (Hemiptera Cicadellidae Cicadellinae) from Southeastern Brazil. Tropical Zoology 14 (1): 175-183.
  4. Takiya, D. M. & Mejdalani, G., 2002. On the Central and Western Amazonian genus Tacora Melichar, 1926 (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae): key to species and descriptions of three new taxa. Amazoniana 17: 227-242.
  5. Felix, M., Mejdalani, G., Nielson, M. & Takiya, D. M., 2002. The Neotropical leafhopper genus Deltolidia Nielson (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Coelidiinae): polymorphism and taxonomic notes. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 37(2): 161-167.
  6. Mejdalani, G., Takiya, D.M., Felix, M., Ceotto, P. & Yanega, D., 2002. Teletusa limpida (Signoret): a Neotropical proconiine leafhopper that mimics megachilid bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea), with notes on Batesian mimicry in the subfamily Cicadellinae (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae). Denisia 4: 215-224.
  7. Takiya, D. M., Mejdalani, G. & Webb, M. D., 2003. Notes on the Amazonian genus Hyogonia China (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Proconiini) with a description of a new species. Journal of Natural History 37: 2863-2869.
  8. Takiya, D. M., Cavichioli, R. R. & Mejdalani, G., 2003. Caragonia, a new genus of Cicadellini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) from Southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 335: 1-10.
  9. Takiya, D. M. & Ceotto, P. C., 2003. Os 15 minutos de fama das cigarrinhas. Electronic Publication @ Bioletim: Revista de divulgação científica dos estudantes de Biologia da UFRJ, numero 3.
  10. Ceotto, P. C., Mejdalani, G. & Takiya, D. M., 2004. Two new South American species of Acrobelus Stål (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae) with a key to the species of the genus Journal of Natural History 38(16): 2073-2983.
  11. Takiya D. M. & Cavichioli, R. R., 2004. A Review of the Neotropical sharpshooter genus Onega Distant. Zootaxa 718: 1-19. Abstract
  12. Takiya, D. M. & Mejdalani, G., 2004. Taxonomic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the sharpshooter genus Balacha Melichar (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellini). Systematic Entomology 29(1): 69-99.
  13. Takiya, D. M. & Cavichioli, R. R., 2005. The new South American sharpshooter genus Lanceoscarta gen. nov. (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae) with descriptions of three new species. Entomologische Abhandlungen 62(2): 175-183.
  14. Takiya, D. M., Cavichioli, R. R. & McKamey, S. H., 2006. Brazilian sharpshooters of the genus Homalodisca Stål, 1869 (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae): notes, new records, key to species, first description of the male of H. ignota Melichar, 1924, and a new Northeastern species. Zootaxa 1249: 23-36. Abstract
  15. Takiya, D. M., Tran, P., Moran, N. A., & Dietrich, C. H., 2006. Co-cladogenesis spanning three phyla: leafhoppers (Insecta: Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) and their dual bacterial symbionts Molecular Ecology 15(13): 4175-4191. Abstract
  16. Takiya, D. M., McKamey, S. H., & Cavichioli, R. R., 2006. Validity of Homalodisca and of H. vitripennis (Germar) as the name for Glassy-Winged sharpshooter (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 99(4): 648-655. Open access
  17. Mejdalani, G., Takiya, D. M., & Carvalho, R. A., 2006. Notes on Neotropical Proconiini (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae: Cicadellinae), IV: lectotype designations of Aulacizes Amyot & Audinet-Serville species described by Germar and revalidation of A. erythrocephala (Germar, 1821) Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny 64(1): 105-111 Journal website
  18. Ceotto, P. C., Mejdalani, G. & Takiya, D. M., 2007. Phylogeny of the Neotropical sharpshooter genus Acrobelus Stal (Hemiptera, Cicadellidae, Cicadellinae). Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 54: 33-39.
  19. Wilson, M. R. & Takiya, D. M., 2007. Cicadellinae (Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha: Cicadellidae) described by Leopold Melichar in the Hungarian Natural History Museum. Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici 99: 29-48.

Last updated: April 15, 2015