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Taxonomic Serial No.: 109179

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): fulgorid planthoppers [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2012   

 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  
                                        SuperfamilyFulgoroidea  – planthoppers, fulgores, Planthoppers  
                                           FamilyFulgoridae  – fulgorid planthoppers  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Fulgoridae, fulgorid planthoppers [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Duméril, A. M. C. / Levrault, F. G., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1820   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles, vol. 17   
  Page(s): 1-546   
  Publisher: Levrault   
  Publication Place: Strasbourg & Paris, France   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Fulgoridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Latreille, P. A.  
  Publication Date: 1807   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Scientiarum et artium instituti Gallici, [...],Genera crustaceorum et insectorum : secundum ordinem naturalem in familias disposita, iconibus exemplisque plurimis explicata, tome 3   
  Page(s): 1-258   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Fulgoridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Metcalf, Z. P.  
  Publication Date: 1947   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: General Catalogue of the Hemiptera, Fascicle IV: Fulgoroidea, Part 9: Fulgoridae   
  Page(s): 276   
  Publisher: Smith College   
  Publication Place: Northampton, Massachussetts, USA   
  Reference for: Fulgoridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Urban, Julie M., and Jason R. Cryan  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Evolution of the planthoppers (Insecta: Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, vol. 42, no. 2   
  Page(s): 556-572   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1055-7903   
  Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2006.08.009   
  Reference for: Fulgoridae   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Fulgoridae and other family-group names based on the same genus (e.g., superfamily Fulgoroidea) are variously attributed to Duméril or Latreille, with years given including 1820, 1807 and 1806. E.g., Metcalf (1947) attributes them to Latreille on p.8, and to Duméril on p.9. See entries for 'Fulgorelle' (Duméril 1820:509) and 'Fulgorellae' (Latreille 1807:163) in particular  



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