If you open https://etherscan.io/nodetracker you can see that the second most prevalent Ethereum client is Parity-Ethereum followed by Parity. What is the difference between these two client types?

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See pull request 9052.

This rename was made when Parity's version was bumped from 1.x to 2.0.0. The newer 2.0 clients are therefore Parity-Ethereum.

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