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Cicadellidae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 109171

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): cicadellids [English]
 
    jassids [English]
 
    leafhoppers [English]
 
    sharpshooters [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderParaneoptera   
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderAuchenorrhyncha  – hoppers  
                                     InfraorderCicadomorpha   
                                        SuperfamilyMembracoidea   
                                           FamilyCicadellidae  – cicadellids, jassids, leafhoppers, sharpshooters  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Genus Acinopterus   
                                              Genus Agallia   
                                              Genus Ambigonalia   
                                              Genus Balclutha Kirkaldy, 1900  
                                              Genus Balolina   
                                              Genus Carneocephala   
                                              Genus Circulifer   
                                              Genus Deltocephalus Burmeister, 1838  
                                              Genus Draeculacephala   
                                              Genus Empoasca Walsh, 1862  
                                              Genus Exitianus   
                                              Genus Graphocephala   
                                              Genus Gyponana   
                                              Genus Kirkaldiella Osborn, 1935  
                                              Genus Kunzeana   
                                              Genus Macropsis Lewis, 1835  
                                              Genus Nephotettix   
                                              Genus Nesolina Osborn, 1935  
                                              Genus Nesophrosyne Kirkaldy, 1907  
                                              Genus Nesophryne Kirkaldy, 1907  
                                              Genus Opsius Fieber, 1866  
                                              Genus Protalebrella   
                                              Genus Scaphytopius   
                                              Genus Spanbergiella   
                                              Genus Stragania Stal, 1862  
                                              Genus Zygina   
       

 References
       
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cicadellidae, leafhoppers [English]   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Deitz, Lewis L., and Christopher H. Dietrich  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Superfamily Membracoidea (Homoptera: Auchenorrhyncha). I. Introduction and revised classification with new family-group taxa   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematic Entomology, vol. 18, no. 4   
  Page(s): 287-296   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0307-6970   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cicadellidae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McGavin, George C.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bugs of the World   
  Page(s): 192   
  Publisher: Facts on File   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8160-2737-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cicadellidae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Zimmerman, Elwood C.  
  Publication Date: 1948   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Insects of Hawaii: A Manual of the Insects of the Hawaiian Islands, including an Enumeration of the Species and Notes on their Origin, Distribution, Hosts, Parasites, etc., vol. 4   
  Page(s): vii + 268   
  Publisher: University of Hawaii Press   
  Publication Place: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA   
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  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cicadellidae   
       

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