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Distribution path and Subregions of Kenya (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Kenya
Taxonomy for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Kenya
Class
Kenya
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 431 families, 4959 genera, 16872 species
Tree
Subclass
Kenya
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 427 families, 4950 genera, 16860 species
Tree
Infraclass
Kenya
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 411 families, 4881 genera, 16641 species
Tree
Superorder
Kenya
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 81 families, 363 genera, 669 species
Tree
Order
Kenya
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 54 families, 298 genera, 545 species
Tree
Suborder
Kenya
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 17 families, 97 genera, 139 species
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Show Info
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
Kenya
    Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
     5 families, 60 genera, 95 species
Site
Infraorder
Kenya
    Fulgoromorpha (Evans, 1946) (Planthoppers)
     12 families, 37 genera, 44 species
Site

Family overview for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Kenya
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 5 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 3 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 64 SpeciesHoppers
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 9 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 2 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 3 Species
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 2 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 5 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 2 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 2 Species
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 12 SpeciesMembracids
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 1 Species
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 3 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 1 Species
17 Families with 139 Species in Kenya


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Species overview - Checklist for Auchenorrhyncha in Kenya
Species with ANext  
Acanthophyes kenyensis (Capener, 1972)Info
Adama maculithorax (Jacobi, 1910)Info
Adama melichari (Baker, 1925)Info
Aderganna nigra (Knight & Webb, 1993)Info
Afralebra melichari (Dworakowska, 1993)Info
Afridonus gemellus (Nielson, 1983)Info
Afronaso rhinarius (Jacobi, 1910)Info
Afronisia albovittata (Fennah, 1955)Info
Allophleps inspersa (Bergroth, 1920)Info
Allygus triguttatus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Amychodes caerulus (Karsch, 1895)Info
Anigrus muiri (Bergroth, 1920)Info
Aphypia longipennis (Melichar, 1908)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bandusia erythrostena (Walker, 1851)Info
Bandusia innotata (Walker, 1858)Info
Bocchar confusus (Distant, 1916)Info
Bocchar deflectens ()Info
Bocchar montanus (Jacobi, 1910)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Capenariana schroederi (Schmidt, 1906)Info
Centruchus fuscipennis ()Info
Cicadulina chinai (Ghauri, 1964)Info
Cicadulina latens (Fennah, 1959)Info
Cicadulina niger (Ghauri, 1971)Info
Cixiopsis denti (Muir, 1934)Info
Clovia bigoti (Signoret, 1858)Info
Cnidus variegatus (Stål, 1855)Info
Coganoa lutescens (Dworakowska, 1976)Info
Coloborrhis corticina (Germar, 1836)Info
Cryptoflata angulata -> Decipha angulataInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Decipha angulata (Jacobi, 1915)Info
Deltocephalus ornatulus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Diostrombus gowdeyi (Distant, 1914)Info
Drordana limus (Jacobi, 1912)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eddara catenaria (Distant, 1906)Info
Empoasca aequatorialis (Paoli, 1936)Info
Empoasca barbistyla (Paoli, 1936)Info
Empoasca kipsigiensis (Dworakowska & Trolle, 1976)Info
Empoasca knudseni (Dworakowska, 1973)Info
Empoasca linnavuoriorum (Dworakowska, 1973)Info
Empoasca ngongensis (Dworakowska, 1977)Info
Empoascanara caespitis (Dworakowska & Trolle, 1976)Info
Empoascanara ethiopica (Dworakowska, 1972)Info
Empoascanara tagabica (Dworakowska & Trolle, 1976)Info
Epignoma collina (Dworakowska, 1977)Info
Epignoma nuchalis (Jacobi, 1910)Info
Eumonocentrus sinuatus (Capener, 1972)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Frutioidia ricei (Ross, 1965)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gambialoa orae (Dworakowska & Trolle, 1976)Info
Gannia idioceroides (Bergroth, 1920)Info
Gannia monticola (Jacobi, 1910)Info
Gannia somalica (Linnavuori & Al-ne´amy, 1983)Info
Grootonia kenyaensis (Webb, 1976)Info
Gunghuyana alativerpa (Stiller, 2001)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hecalus dubius (Melichar, 1904)Info
Hecalus paykulli (Stål, 1854)Info
Holodictya schroederi -> Xosophara schroederiInfo
Hysteropterum solidum -> Mangola solidaInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iassomorphus cedaranus (Naudé, 1926)Info
Ingoma triquetra (Fennah, 1954)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jacobiana brunneus (Funkhouser, 1935)Info
Jacobiasca lybica (Bergevin & Zanon, 1922)Info
Jacobiasca paolii (Dworakowska, 1977)Info
Jacobiella facialis (Jacobi, 1912)Info
Janssensia nyassae (Distant, 1878)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kamendaka ugandensis (Muir, 1928)Info
Kanziko quadripunctatus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Karasekia pugionata (Melichar, 1912)Info
Kopamerra dentata (Webb, 1983)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lanuvia octoguttata (Fennah, 1950)Info
Leptoeurysa monticola (Fennah, 1988)Info
Locris areata (Walker, 1851)Info
Locris arithmetica (Walker, 1851)Info
Locris cardinalis (Gerstaecker, 1873)Info
Locris innominata (Lallemand, 1929)Info
Locris marshalli -> Locris innominataInfo
Locris neumanni (Jacobi, 1904)Info
Locris ochroptera (Jacobi, 1904)Info
Locris vulcani (Jacobi, 1910)Info
Loipothea pulchra (Linnavuori, 1969)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mabira karaseki (Melichar, 1905)Info
Mabira pallida (Fennah, 1950)Info
Macropsis africana (Metcalf, 1966)Info
Macropsis sexpunctata (Melichar, 1911)Info
Macropsis simplex (Jacobi, 1910)Info
Macropsis tuberculata (Linnavuori, 1978)Info
Maichewia clypeocarinatus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Malfeytia guilielmi (Lallemand, 1925)Info
Mangola solida (Melichar, 1911)Info
Metadelphax propinqua (Fieber, 1866)Info
Mileewa demophoon (Linnavuori, 1979)Info
Mnemosyne hirata (Melichar, 1904)Info
Mnemosyne hirta (Melichar, 1904)Info
Monocentrus kenyensis (Capener, 1972)Info
Myrmissus bellicosus (Linnavuori, 1973)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neolimnus ageratus (Melichar, 1904)Info
Nephotettix afer (Ghauri, 1968)Info
Nephotettix modulatus (Melichar, 1912)Info
Nycheuma dimorpha (Matsumura, 1910)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odomas bifurcatus (Gebicki & Bednarczyk, 2001)Info
Oliarus brunnistigmatus (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Oliarus grossipennis (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Oliarus kenyensis (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Oliarus nairobienis (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Oliarus nanyukii (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Oxyrhachis carinata (Funkhouser, 1927)Info
Oxyrhachis jugosa (Capener, 1962)Info
Oxyrhachis nigropicta ()Info
Oxyrhachis nupta (Capener, 1962)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Padanda denti -> Cixiopsis dentiInfo
Paralocris rubra (Lallemand, 1949)Info
Paramonecphora subsanguinea (Melichar, 1905)Info
Paraphrodes flavigera (Evans, 1955)Info
Parapisidice imitans (Lallemand, 1949)Info
Paropioxys bellus (Distant, 1897)Info
Pentastiridius inermis (Fennah, 1957)Info
Peregrinus maidis -> Peregrinus simpliciaMaize PlanthopperInfo
Peregrinus simplicia (Distant, 1906)Info
Phlepsius tumidus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Pisidice coruscans (Jacobi, 1912)Info
Pochazoides szwedoi (A. Stroinski, 2007)Info
Populonia curvata (Melichar, 1908)Info
Ptyelus goudoti (Bennett, 1833)Info
Ptyelus grossus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhombotoya epimelas (Fennah, 1958)Info
Ricanocephalus robusta (Melichar, 1898)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scaphoidophyes pyrus (Barnett & Freytag, 1976)Info
Selenocephalus irroratus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Shivania serrata (Viraktamath, 2004)Info
Srabura signoreti (Nielson, 1982)Info
Stehliksia scutata (Melichar, 1905)Info
Suriola fici (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thamnotettix bipunctatus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Thamnotettix puellus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Theronopus mtitoensis (Webb, 1983)Info
Theronopus tsavoensis (Webb, 1983)Info
Toya propinqua -> Metadelphax propinquaInfo
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wemba mtwapica (Dworakowska & Trolle, 1976)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xosophara schroederi (Schmidt, 1906)Handsome ClubtailInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zanjoneura kenyana (Ghauri, 1974)Info
139 Species in Auchenorrhyncha for Kenya 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
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Auchenorhyncha
Auchenorrhnycha
Cicadina (Latreille, 1802)
Cicadinea

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