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Distribution path and Subregions of Melanesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia
Subregions: Fiji, New Caledonia (Loyalty Islands), Papua New Guinea (Bismarck Archipelago, Bougainville), Solomon Islands (Guadalcanal, Santa Cruz Islands, Uki), Vanuatu (New Hebrides)
Taxonomy for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Melanesia
Class
Melanesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 467 families, 5464 genera, 24244 species
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Subclass
Melanesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 458 families, 5447 genera, 24222 species
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Infraclass
Melanesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 442 families, 5367 genera, 24022 species
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Superorder
Melanesia
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 94 families, 735 genera, 2178 species
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Order
Melanesia
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 70 families, 653 genera, 1909 species
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Suborder
Melanesia
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 22 families, 346 genera, 1273 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
Melanesia
    Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
     6 families, 139 genera, 523 species
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Infraorder
Melanesia
    Fulgoromorpha (Evans, 1946) (Planthoppers)
     16 families, 207 genera, 750 species
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Family overview for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Melanesia
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 30 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 70 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 156 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 261 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 12 SpeciesCicadas
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 149 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 102 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 178 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 9 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 1 Species
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 33 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 27 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 29 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 23 Species
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 11 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 31 Species
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 13 SpeciesMembracids
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 13 Species
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 60 Species
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 60 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
22 Families with 1273 Species in Melanesia
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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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