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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Membracidae (Membracids) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 41 families, 174 genera, 242 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 35 families, 163 genera, 230 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Auchenorrhyncha (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cicadas and Leafhoppers)
 16 families, 90 genera, 140 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Cicadomorpha (Evans, 1946)
 5 families, 26 genera, 34 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Cicadoidea (Westwood, 1851) (Cicadas)
 3 families, 20 genera, 22 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) (Membracids) - Systematics
 6 genera, 8 species
Site
Tree
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Genera484    worldwide
Species3.793    worldwide
Common namesMembracids, Horned Treehoppers, Treehoppers, Typical treehoppers, Thorn bugs
German namesBuckelzirpen
Dutch namesBochelcicaden, Doorncicaden
Danish namesSkjoldcikader
Finnish namesSarvikaskaat
Norwegian namesHornsikader
Swedish namesHornstritar
AuthorGermar, 1821
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


CountriesAfghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Liberia, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesMembracidae in faunaeur.org
Membracidae in itis.gov
Membracidae in dyntaxa.se
Membracidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Membracidae in Sierra Leone
Anchon flavipes ()Info
Gargara asperulus ()Info
Leptocentrus altifrons -> Leptocentrus atratusInfo
Leptocentrus atratus (Walker, 1851)Info
Oxyrhachis tenebrosus ()Info
Tricoceps albescens (Funkhouser, 1935)Info
Tricoceps geniculatus ()Info
Vecranotus sinuatum (Funkhouser, 1935)Info
8 Species in Membracidae for Sierra Leone listed
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
InfraorderCicadomorpha
SuperfamilyCicadoidea
Cicadas, Leafhoppers and Treehoppers
FamilyMembracidae
Membracids, Horned Treehoppers, Treehoppers, Typical treehoppers, Thorn bugs
AuthorGermar, 1821
 
Synonyms
Nicomiidae (Haupt, 1929)

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