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Distribution path and Subregions of South America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America
Subregions: Argentina (Buenos Aires, Catamarca, Chaco, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Jujuy, La Pampa, Mendoza, Misiones, Neuquén, North Argentina, Salta, San Juan Province, San Luis Province, Santa Cruz, Santa Fé Province, Santiago del Estero, South Argentina, Tierra del Fuego, Tucumán), Bolivia, Brazil (Central Brazil, North Brazil, Northeast Brazil, South Brazil, Southeast Brazil, West Central Brazil), Chile (North Chile, South Chile, Valparaiso Region), Colombia, Ecuador (Bolivar, Galápagos, Loja, Los Rios, Napo), Falkland Islands, French Guiana (Cayenne), Guyana, Northern South America, Paraguay, Peru (Taricaya Reserve), Surinam, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Taxonomy for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in South America
Class
South America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 879 families, 20255 genera, 142109 species
Tree
Subclass
South America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 863 families, 20184 genera, 141986 species
Tree
Infraclass
South America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 793 families, 19845 genera, 140520 species
Tree
Superorder
South America
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 185 families, 2529 genera, 11673 species
Tree
Order
South America
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 125 families, 2151 genera, 9766 species
Tree
Suborder
South America
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 33 families, 1232 genera, 6365 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
South America
    Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
     15 families, 943 genera, 5531 species
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Infraorder
South America
    Fulgoromorpha (Evans, 1946) (Planthoppers)
     18 families, 290 genera, 841 species
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Family overview for Auchenorrhyncha (Cicadas and Leafhoppers) in South America
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 38 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 48 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aetalionidae (Spinola, 1850) - 1 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 13 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 8 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 499 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3754 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 12 SpeciesCicadas
Cixidae - 1 Species
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 110 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 44 Species
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 110 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 186 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 55 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Epipygidae (Hamilton, 2001) - 4 Species
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 50 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 135 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 26 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kinnaridae (Muir, 1925) - 3 SpeciesKinnarid Planthoppers
Lalacidae (Hamilton, 1990) - 18 Species
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 6 Species
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 3 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Melizoderidae (Deitz & Dietrich, 1993) - 1 Species
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 1179 SpeciesMembracids
Myerslopiidae (Evans, 1957) - 7 Species
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 30 Species
Palaeontinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 9 SpeciesGiant cicadas
Perforissidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 2 Species
Saaloscytinidae (Brauckmann, Martins-neto & Gallego, 2006) - 1 Species
Stenoviciidae (Evans, 1956) - 1 Species
Tettigarctidae (Distant, 1905) - 3 SpeciesHairy cicadas
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 1 Species
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 19 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
33 Families with 6377 Species in South America
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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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