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Cicada  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 846692

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderAuchenorrhyncha  – hoppers  
                                           FamilyCicadidae Latreille, 1802 – cicadas  
                                              SubfamilyCicadinae Latreille, 1802  
                                                 TribeCicadini Latreille, 1802  
                                                    SubtribeCicadina Latreille, 1802  
                                                       GenusCicada Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Species Cicada albida Gmelin, 1789  
                                                          Species Cicada confusa Metcalf, 1963  
                                                          Species Cicada egregia Uhler, 1903  
                                                          Species Cicada kirkaldyi Metcalf, 1963  
                                                          Species Cicada nigropunctata Goeze, 1778  
                                                          Species Cicada pennata (Distant, 1881)  
                                                          Species Cicada purpurescens Metcalf, 1963  
                                                          Species Cicada turtoni Metcalf, 1963  
                                                        GenusCicada Linnaeus, 1758 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                                          Species Cicada americana Gmelin, 1789  
                                                          Species Cicada brazilensis Metcalf, 1963  
                                                          Species Cicada clarisona Hancock, 1834  
                                                          Species Cicada collaris De Geer, 1773  
                                                          Species Cicada effecta Walker, 1858  
                                                          Species Cicada guttata Forster, 1771  
                                                          Species Cicada leucothoe Walker, 1852  
                                                          Species Cicada melanaria Germar, 1830  
                                                          Species Cicada melanoptera Gmelin, 1789  
                                                          Species Cicada novella Metcalf, 1963  
                                                          Species Cicada sahlbergi Stĺl, 1854  
                                                          Species Cicada thalassina Germar, 1830  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Metcalf, Z. P.  
  Publication Date: 1963   
  Article/Chapter Title: Fascicle VIII: Cicadoidea, Part 1: Cicadidae, In Two Sections, Section II: Gaeaninae and Cicadinae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: General Catalogue of the Homoptera   
  Page(s): 587-919   
  Publisher: North Carolina Agricultural Experimental Station   
  Publication Place: Raleigh, North Carolina, USA   
  Reference for: Cicada   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sanborn, Allen F.  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: New records for the cicada fauna from four Central American countries (Hemiptera: Cicadoidea: Cicadidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Florida Entomologist, vol. 89, no. 1   
  Page(s): 75-79   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0015-4040   
  Reference for: Cicada   

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