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Distribution path and Subregions of America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America
Subregions: Caribbean (Caribbean islands), Central America (Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama), North America (Bermuda Islands, Canada, Greenland, Gulf of Mexico, Mexico, Rocky Mountains, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, USA), South America (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guyana, Northern South America, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela)
Taxonomy for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in America
Class
America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1260 families, 37523 genera, 346029 species
Tree
Subclass
America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1233 families, 37258 genera, 345526 species
Tree
Infraclass
America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1103 families, 36609 genera, 341854 species
Tree
Superorder
America
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 244 families, 4914 genera, 34767 species
Tree
Order
America
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 170 families, 4288 genera, 29853 species
Tree
Suborder
America
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 39 families, 2070 genera, 16339 species
Tree
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Families61    worldwide
Genera7.492    worldwide
Species61.809    worldwide
Common namesCicadas and Leafhoppers
German namesZikaden
Dutch namesCicaden
Finnish namesKaskaat
Swedish namesStritar
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (East Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia, Australasian ecozone)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian, Carboniferous)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea)

Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, 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, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAuchenorrhyncha in bie.ala.org.au
Auchenorrhyncha in itis.gov
Auchenorrhyncha in dyntaxa.se
Auchenorrhyncha in Wikipedia (English)
Infraorder
America
    Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
     18 families, 1426 genera, 13149 species
Site
Infraorder
America
    Fulgoromorpha (Evans, 1946) (Planthoppers)
     21 families, 644 genera, 3190 species
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Family overview for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in America
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 99 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 192 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aetalionidae (Spinola, 1850) - 3 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 82 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 66 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 557 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10340 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 179 SpeciesCicadas
Cixidae - 1 Species
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 578 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 91 Species
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 733 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 501 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 157 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Epipygidae (Hamilton, 2001) - 4 Species
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 1 Species
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 249 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 202 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 173 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kinnaridae (Muir, 1925) - 47 SpeciesKinnarid Planthoppers
Lalacidae (Hamilton, 1990) - 19 Species
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 8 Species
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 3 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 1 Species
Melizoderidae (Deitz & Dietrich, 1993) - 1 Species
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 1720 SpeciesMembracids
Myerslopiidae (Evans, 1957) - 7 Species
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 62 Species
Palaeontinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 10 SpeciesGiant cicadas
Perforissidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 3 Species
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 10 Species
Saaloscytinidae (Brauckmann, Martins-neto & Gallego, 2006) - 1 Species
Serpentivenidae (Shcherbakov, 1984) - 1 Species
Stenoviciidae (Evans, 1956) - 1 Species
Tettigarctidae (Distant, 1905) - 4 SpeciesHairy cicadas
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 1 Species
Tibicinidae (Distant, 1905) - 144 Species
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 87 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 1 Species
39 Families with 16339 Species in America
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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
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Auchenorhyncha
Auchenorrhnycha
Cicadina (Latreille, 1802)
Cicadinea

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