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Distribution path and Subregions of East Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa
Subregions: Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia (Abyssinia), Indian Ocean islands (Chagos Archipelago, Comoro Islands, Madagascar, Mascarene Islands, Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles), Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania (Zanzibar), Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe (North Zimbabwe)
Taxonomy for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in East Africa
Class
East Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 651 families, 14411 genera, 82570 species
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Subclass
East Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 640 families, 14373 genera, 82501 species
Tree
Infraclass
East Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 615 families, 14211 genera, 81781 species
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Superorder
East Africa
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 133 families, 1429 genera, 4375 species
Tree
Order
East Africa
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 91 families, 1249 genera, 3762 species
Tree
Suborder
East Africa
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 28 families, 630 genera, 1728 species
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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
East Africa
    Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
     9 families, 322 genera, 1006 species
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Infraorder
East Africa
    Fulgoromorpha (Evans, 1946) (Planthoppers)
     19 families, 308 genera, 722 species
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Family overview for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in East Africa
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 41 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Achilixiidae (Muir, 1923) - 1 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 63 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 18 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 206 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 532 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 15 SpeciesCicadas
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 214 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 1 Species
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 71 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 90 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 20 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 9 Species
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 92 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 47 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 15 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kinnaridae (Muir, 1925) - 3 SpeciesKinnarid Planthoppers
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 14 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 17 Species
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 149 SpeciesMembracids
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 7 Species
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 30 Species
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 10 Species
Tibicinidae (Distant, 1905) - 2 Species
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 35 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 24 Species
28 Families with 1728 Species in East Africa
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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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