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Distribution path and Subregions of Australia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Australasia - Australia
Subregions: Christmas Island, East Australia (Mulga Lands, Murray Darling Depression, New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria), Lord Howe Islands (Lord Howe Island), Northern Territory (Barkly Tableland, Central Australia, Darwin, Groote Eylandt, Tiwi Islands), South Australia (Adelaide, Flinders Lofty Block, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern Highlands), Tasmania (King Island, Northeast Tasmania, South Tasmania, Tasmanian Central Highlands, Tasmanian Northern Midlands, Tasmanian Northern Slopes, West Tasmania), West Australia (Avon Wheatbelt, Geraldton, Jarrah Forest, King George Sound, Perth, Swan Coastal Plain)
Taxonomy for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Australia
Class
Australia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 838 families, 16640 genera, 91769 species
Tree
Subclass
Australia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 830 families, 16507 genera, 91525 species
Tree
Infraclass
Australia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 791 families, 16323 genera, 90936 species
Tree
Superorder
Australia
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 199 families, 2841 genera, 9927 species
Tree
Order
Australia
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 148 families, 2350 genera, 7965 species
Tree
Suborder
Australia
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 32 families, 920 genera, 3316 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
Australia
    Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
     15 families, 563 genera, 2210 species
Site
Infraorder
Australia
    Fulgoromorpha (Evans, 1946) (Planthoppers)
     17 families, 357 genera, 1106 species
Site

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Family overview for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Australia
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 41 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Achilixiidae (Muir, 1923) - 3 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 48 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 35 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1418 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 416 SpeciesCicadas
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 246 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 231 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 106 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 23 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dunstaniidae (Tillyard, 1916) - 5 Species
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 87 Species
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 163 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 33 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Hylicellidae (Evans, 1956) - 19 Species
Ipsviciidae (Tillyard, 1919) - 6 Species
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 29 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 5 Species
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 24 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 29 Species
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 188 SpeciesMembracids
Mesogereonidae (Tillyard, 1921) - 5 Species
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 40 Species
Palaeontinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 SpeciesGiant cicadas
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 51 Species
Serpentivenidae (Shcherbakov, 1984) - 1 Species
Stenoviciidae (Evans, 1956) - 7 Species
Tettigarctidae (Distant, 1905) - 2 SpeciesHairy cicadas
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 14 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 35 Species
32 Families with 3316 Species in Australia
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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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