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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Bonin Islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku
Taxonomy for Aphrophoridae (Spittlebugs) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 127 families, 1023 genera, 2526 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 95 families, 935 genera, 2358 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 23 families, 381 genera, 981 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
 8 families, 261 genera, 738 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Cicadoidea (Westwood, 1851) (Cicadas)
 4 families, 249 genera, 717 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) (Spittlebugs) - Systematics
 29 genera, 64 species
Site
Tree
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Genera203    worldwide
Species1.735    worldwide
Common namesSpittlebugs, Spittle bugs, Froghoppers
German namesSchaumzikaden
Danish namesSkumcikader
Finnish namesSylkikaskaat
Norwegian namesStore skumsikader
Swedish namesSpottstritar
AuthorEvans, 1946
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
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Ecozones:

Nearctic
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

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World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAphrophoridae in bie.ala.org.au
Aphrophoridae in faunaeur.org
Aphrophoridae in dyntaxa.se
Aphrophoridae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Aphrophoridae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Ainoptyelus nigroscutellatus (Matsumura, 1904)Info
Aphrophora costalis -> Omalophora costalisInfo
Aphrophora flavipes -> Tilophora flavipesInfo
Aphrophora indentata -> Peuceptyelus ibukisanusInfo
Aphrophora intermedia -> Obiphora intermediaInfo
Aphrophora ishidae -> Tobiphora ishidaeInfo
Aphrophora major (Uhler, 1896)Info
Aphrophora maritima -> Petaphora maritimaInfo
Aphrophora matsumurai (Oshanin, 1908)Info
Aphrophora maxima -> Aphropsis maximaInfo
Aphrophora obliqua -> Trigophora obliquaInfo
Aphrophora obtusa -> Tamaphora obtusaInfo
Aphrophora pectoralis -> Omalophora pectoralisInfo
Aphrophora rugosa -> Tobiphora rugosaInfo
Aphrophora stictica -> Atuphora sticticaInfo
Aphrophora vitis -> Dophora vitisInfo
Aphrophora vittata (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Aphropsis maxima (Jacobi, 1921)Info
Atuphora stictica (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Awafukia nawae (Matsumura, 1904)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Boniphora bicolor (Matsumura, 1907)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Clovia conifera -> Clovia frenulatusInfo
Clovia frenulatus (Stål, 1854)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dophora vitis (Matsumura, 1904)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepyronia coleoptrata (Linné, 1758)Info
Lepyronia grossa -> Lepyronia coleoptrataInfo
Lepyronia okadae (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megafukia gigas (Kato, 1933)Info
Mesoptyelus nigrifrons (Matsumura, 1904)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neophilaenus lineatus (Linné, 1758)Lined spittlebugInfo
Nikkofukia galloisi (Matsumura, 1940)Info
Nikkoptyelus dimidiatus (Matsumura, 1904)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Obiphora intermedia (Uhler, 1896)Info
Ogaphora bizonalis (Matsumura, 1907)Info
Omalophora costalis (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Omalophora moriokana (Matsumura, 1942)Info
Omalophora obliquella (Matsumura, 1942)Info
Omalophora oiwakeanus (Matsumura, 1942)Info
Omalophora pectoralis (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Petaphora maritima (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Peuceptyelus dimidiatus -> Nikkoptyelus dimidiatusInfo
Peuceptyelus ibukisanus (Matsumura, 1940)Info
Peuceptyelus indentatus -> Peuceptyelus ibukisanusInfo
Peuceptyelus matsumuri (Metcalf & Horton, 1934)Info
Peuceptyelus medius -> Peuceptyelus matsumuriInfo
Peuceptyelus nigroscutellatus -> Ainoptyelus nigroscutellatusInfo
Philaenus leucophthalmus (Linné, 1758)Info
Philaenus spumarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Meadow FroghopperSite
Philagra albinotata (Uhler, 1896)Info
Philagra fusiformis numerosa (Lallemand, 1912)Info
Philagra maculata (Lallemand, 1946)Info
Philagra niger (Metcalf & Horton, 1934)Info
Poophilus costalis (Walker, 1851)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sinophora hatimantaiana (Matsumura, 1942)Info
Sinophora japonica (Matsumura, 1942)Info
Sinophora maculosa -> Sinophora japonicaInfo
Sinophora submacula (Metcalf & Horton, 1934)Info
Sounama bimaculata (Matsumura, 1907)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tamaphora obtusa (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Tilophora flavipes (Uhler, 1896)Info
Tobiphora ishidae (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Tobiphora rugosa (Matsumura, 1903)Info
Trigophora obliqua (Uhler, 1896)Info
Species with YBack  Top
Yezophora flavomaculata (Matsumura, 1904)Info
64 Species in Aphrophoridae for Japan listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderHemiptera
Hemipterans, True bugs, Cicadas, Aphids, Hoppers, Allies, Bugs
SuborderAuchenorrhyncha
Cicadas and Leafhoppers
InfraorderCicadomorpha
SuperfamilyCicadoidea
Cicadas, Leafhoppers and Treehoppers
FamilyAphrophoridae
Spittlebugs, Spittle bugs, Froghoppers
AuthorEvans, 1946

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