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Related to Membracidae: Notonectidae, Gerridae, Cicadellidae
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Noun1.Membracidae - plant hoppers: treehoppersMembracidae - plant hoppers: treehoppers    
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Homoptera, suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
treehopper - small leaping insect that sucks juices of branches and twigs
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6 Cixiidae Delphacidae 49 25 Cicadellidae 88 29 Membracidae 2 1 Cercoptidae 3 Psyllidae 20 24 Aleyrodidae 1 Aphididae 22 19 Coccoidea Coleoptera 11 14.
Hemiptera Membracidae Cyrtolobus Hemiptera Membracidae Enchenopa Hemiptera Membracidae Entylia Hemiptera Membracidae Heliria Hemiptera Membracidae Platycotis Hemiptera Membracidae Spissistilus Hemiptera Membracidae Stictocephala Hemiptera Membracidae Stictocephala Hemiptera Membracidae Telamona Hemiptera Membracidae Unident.
Coleoptera: Coccinelidae), unidentified species of Membracidae and Cicadellidae (Homoptera: Auchenorrhynca), and a species of Curculionidae (Aragon & Belloso 1987; Bercellini & Malacalza 1994).
That part of South America is known globally as a diversity hot spot," he says, standing by one of the many rows of large, gray metal boxes that contain drawer after drawer of specimens with scientific names such as cicadellidae, membracidae and derbidae.
Membracidae Rafinesque (Hemiptera: Cicadomorpha) is a large family that includes about 3,500 known species worldwide (McKamey 1998; Wallace & Deitz 2004; Dietrich 2008; Deitz et al.
6 Aphididae 3 2 Delphacidae 33 13 Cicadellidae 20 4 Psyllidae 8 Membracidae 2 Cixiide 3 Hymenoptera 10.