Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Membracoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Paraneoptera
Superordo: Condylognatha
Ordo: Hemiptera
Subordo: Auchenorrhyncha
Infraordo: Cicadomorpha
Superfamilia: Membracoidea

Familia: Cicadellidae
Subfamilia: Deltocephalinae
Tribus: Bonaspeiini
Genus: Cerus
Species (11): C. avonturensis – C. breedensis – C. goudanus – C. granarius – C. holgatae – C. ladius – C. lycaus – C. nieuwoudtus – C. piketensis – C. ruficollis – C. vensterus

Name edit

Cerus Theron, 1975

  • Type species: Deltocephalus granarius Naudé, 1926

References edit

Primary references edit

  • Theron, J.G. (1975a) The Naudé species of South African Cicadellidae (Hemiptera). IV. Species assigned to the genera Aconura Lethierry and Deltocephalus Burmeister. Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 38(2), 189–206.
  • Theron, J.G. (1984b) Leafhoppers (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) associated with the renosterbos, Elytropappus rhinocerotis Less. II. The genera Cerus Theron and Refrolix gen. nov. Journal of the Entomological Societv of Southern Africa., 47(2), 217–230.

Links edit

  • Cerus - Taxon details in Catalogue of Life Database retrieved from 2-7-23 version
  • Cerus - Taxon details in Catalogue of Life Database retrieved from 1-12-23 version