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Related to Fulgoridae: lantern fly, lantern flies
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Noun1.Fulgoridae - plant hoppers: lantern fliesFulgoridae - plant hoppers: lantern flies  
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Homoptera, suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
lantern fly, lantern-fly - large brightly marked tropical insect with a process like a snout that was formerly thought to emit light
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Other Hemiptera collected from leaves included a lygus bug (Lygaeidae), treehopper (Membracidae), mirid (Miridae), stiltbug (Berytidae), hard scale (Diaspidae), stainers (Pyrrhocoridae), jewel bugs (Scutelleridae), broad-headed bug (Alydidae), flat bug (Aradidae), lacebug (Tingidae) and several families of planthoppers (Delphacidae, Fulgoridae, Acanaloniidae, and Cixiidae).