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Distribution path and Subregions of Namibia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Taxonomy for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Namibia
Class
Namibia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 349 families, 2937 genera, 7318 species
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Subclass
Namibia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 347 families, 2922 genera, 7274 species
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Infraclass
Namibia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 331 families, 2842 genera, 7093 species
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Superorder
Namibia
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 65 families, 249 genera, 480 species
Tree
Order
Namibia
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 57 families, 235 genera, 457 species
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Suborder
Namibia
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 22 families, 87 genera, 149 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
Namibia
    Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
     6 families, 44 genera, 76 species
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Infraorder
Namibia
    Fulgoromorpha (Evans, 1946) (Planthoppers)
     16 families, 43 genera, 73 species
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Family overview for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in Namibia
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 6 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 52 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 4 SpeciesCicadas
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 24 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 1 Species
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 2 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 9 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 5 Species
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 8 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 3 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 2 Species
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 10 SpeciesMembracids
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 2 Species
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 2 Species
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 3 Species
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 3 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
22 Families with 149 Species in Namibia
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Species overview - Checklist for Auchenorrhyncha in Namibia
Species with ANext  
Acacioiassus serena (Melichar, 1904)Info
Aconurella compta (Naudé, 1926)Info
Aconurella prolixa (Lethierry, 1885)Info
Acroprivesa bifurcata (Stroinski, 2010)Info
Adama albidorsata (Theron, 1988)Info
Adama aurea (Linnavuori, 1961)Info
Adama hobohmi (Theron, 1988)Info
Afrocyarda hessei (Synave, 1959)Info
Afrocyarda truncata (Hesse, 1925)Info
Afrorubria vitticollis (Stål, 1855)Info
Agallia hottentotta (Linnavuori, 1961)Info
Amblycotis horvathi (Muir, 1934)Info
Asarcopus phaedo (Fennah, 1967)Info
Aselgeia ramulifera (Walker, 1851)Info
Atonurus gaubi (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Atonurus meridianus (Van Stalle, 1984)Info
Atonurus namibianus (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Atonurus oleae (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Austroagallia nigrasterna (Cogan, 1916)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Balclutha fumigatus (Naudé, 1926)Info
Batracomorphus clarensis (Quartau, 1981)Info
Batracomorphus gobiswaterensis (Quartau, 1981)Info
Batracomorphus scitus (Linnavuori & Quartau, 1975)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cicadulina gerhardi (Van Rensburg, 1983)Info
Cicadulina parazeae (Ghauri, 1961)Info
Cicadulina storeyi (China, 1936)Info
Clovia callifera (Stål, 1856)Info
Clovia centralis (Distant, 1908)Info
Codon adrastus (Fennah, 1967)Info
Cornutobelus mutabilis (Capener, 1951)Info
Cyarda hessei -> Afrocyarda hesseiInfo
Cyarda ocreata -> Stenocyarda ocreataInfo
Cyarda truncata -> Afrocyarda truncataInfo
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Diazanus coriipennis (Hesse, 1925)Info
Dictyophara rochetii -> Putala rochetiiInfo
Diostrombus abdominalis (Distant, 1907)Info
Distantobelus kaokoensis (Capener, 1971)Info
Distantobelus sericeus (Capener, 1951)Info
Duilius tenuis (Stsl, 1858)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eddara euchroma (Walker, 1858)Info
Elasmoscelis stali (Distant, 1907)Info
Empoascanara ethiopica (Dworakowska, 1972)Info
Eumecurus brachycephalus (Distant, 1907)Info
Eumecurus decempunctatus (Van Stalle, 1984)Info
Eumecurus eryx (Fennah, 1958)Info
Eumecurus hottentottus (Stål, 1855)Info
Eumecurus incompletus (Van Stalle, 1983)Info
Eumecurus kibuyanus (Fennah, 1955)Info
Eumecurus lactescens (Hesse, 1925)Info
Eumecurus maculosus (Hesse, 1925)Info
Eumecurus mashonanus (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Eumecurus ongumae (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Exitianus capicola (Stål, 1855)Info
Exitianus fasciolatus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Exitianus nanus (Distant, 1908)Info
Exitianus okahandia (Ross, 1968)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fovealvus nama (Gnezdilov & Wilson, 2007)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gargara makalakae (Distant, 1908)Info
Gwurra aphrodite (Linnavuori, 1973)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hecalus dubius (Melichar, 1904)Info
Hecalus virescens (Distant, 1910)Info
Heidinus chrissiensis (Linnavuori, 1961)Info
Hilda patruelis (Stsl, 1855)Info
Hilda speciosa (Hesse, 1925)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ikonza lawrencei (Hesse, 1925)Info
Inkewana fuscoirroratus (Hesse, 1925)Info
Intandela respersionis (Hesse, 1925)Info
Inxwala modesta (Distant, 1907)Info
Iseza auxilia (Theron, 1988)Info
Iseza iseza (Dworakowska, 1981)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jannius mecus (Theron, 1982)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Liburnia lautipes (Stsl, 1858)Info
Liburnia monoceros (Stål, 1855)Info
Liburnia varia -> Toya tuberculosaInfo
Locris areata (Walker, 1851)Info
Locris arithmetica (Walker, 1851)Info
Locris concinna (Distant, 1893)Info
Lugardia mimica (Distant, 1909)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macropsis nigrosignatus (Stål, 1858)Info
Metoponitys testudinea (Hesse, 1925)Info
Monteira ameliae (Constant, 2015)Info
Monteira cornicula (Melichar, 1906)Info
Munza laticlavia (Stål, 1858)Info
Munza trimeni (Distant, 1892)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Namibiola abachi (Theron, 1986)Info
Neoaliturus karrooensis (Cogan, 1916)Info
Neolimnus egyptiacus (Matsumura, 1908)Info
Nephotettix apicalis -> Nephotettix nigropictusInfo
Nephotettix nigropictus (Stål, 1870)Green rice leafhopperInfo
Nicolaus atrogilvus (Stiller, 1998)Info
Nicolaus distincta (Linnavuori, 1962)Info
Nicolaus infirmadentatus (Stiller, 1998)Info
Nisia atrovenosa (Lethierry, 1888)Info
Numicia aethiopica (Hesse, 1925)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Okaundua consita (Linnavuori, 1969)Info
Oliarus gaubi -> Atonurus gaubiInfo
Oliarus lutescens (Fieber, 1876)Info
Oliarus maculosus -> Eumecurus maculosusInfo
Oliarus namibianus -> Atonurus namibianusInfo
Olipara gaubi (Van Stalle, 1987)Info
Opsius glaucovirens (Stål, 1858)Info
Oxyrhachis amoena (Capener, 1962)Info
Oxyrhachis delalandei (Fairmaire, 1846)Info
Oxyrhachis latipes ()Info
Oxyrhachis suberecta (Walker, 1851)Info
Oxyrhachis taranda (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paraphenice squamifer (Hesse, 1925)Info
Paropioxys gloriosus (Karsch, 1895)Info
Paropioxys jucundus (Distant, 1899)Info
Paropioxys negus (Distant, 1906)Info
Pentastiridius limbifer (Hesse, 1925)Info
Pentastiridius moestus (Stål, 1855)Info
Pentastiridius sudanicus (Lallemand, 1925)Info
Pentastiridius virgultivagus (Hesse, 1925)Info
Penthimia vinula (Linnavuori, 1977)Info
Philotheria pallidinervis (Muir, 1934)Chrysanthemum aphidInfo
Philotheria rochetii (Gutrin-mtneville, 1849)Ornate aphidInfo
Philotheria viridis (Muir, 1934)Info
Phlepsius tumidus (Melichar, 1911)Info
Phypia albipennis (Stsl, 1855)Info
Platypleura laticlavia -> Munza laticlaviaInfo
Plesiometra labefacta (Bourgoin, 1986)Info
Poophilus adustus (Walker, 1851)Info
Poophilus costalis (Walker, 1851)Info
Poophilus terrenus (Walker, 1851)Info
Pratura graminea (Theron, 1982)Info
Ptyelus goudoti (Bennett, 1833)Info
Putala rochetii (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ragia flavoalbida (Naudé, 1926)Info
Rhusopus hardua (Webb, 1983)Info
Ricanocephalus robusta (Melichar, 1898)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scarpanta fulva (Hesse, 1925)Info
Sepullia peregrina (Hesse, 1925)Info
Severiana severini (Schumacher, 1913)Info
Stenocyarda ocreata (Hesse, 1925)Info
Stirellus sagittaria (Naudé, 1926)Info
Strongylodemas circulare -> Strongylodemas circularisInfo
Strongylodemas circularis (Stsl, 1855)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetartostylus parabolatus spinus (Mckamey & Hicks, 2007)Info
Tetartostylus pundus (Theron, 1973)Info
Theronopus alargus (Webb, 1983)Info
Theronopus bicornis (Webb, 1983)Info
Theronopus bifidus (Webb, 1983)Info
Theronopus loratus (Webb, 1976)Info
Theronopus mimicus (Webb, 1976)Info
Theronopus ohopohoensis (Linnavuori, 1961)Info
Toya tuberculosa (Distant, 1916)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Ulundia decisa (Distant, 1910)Info
Umfilianus hobohmi (Capener, 1951)Info
149 Species in Auchenorrhyncha for Namibia 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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