Fulgoridae


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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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Despite its name, the spotted lanternfly is not a fly, but belongs to the planthopper family Fulgoridae.
(2011) showed a repellent effect of lavender oil for the spotted lantern fly, Lycorma delicatula (White) (Hemiptera: Fulgoridae) (also referred to as "spot clothing wax cicada" or "Chinese blistering cicada" in the literature) and established that linalool (a monoterpene) was the most effective constituent present in this oil.
Beamer, "A revision of the genus Megamelus in America North of Mexico (Homoptera, Fulgoridae, Delphacinae)," Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, vol.
externa are generalist predators, feeding on insects considered to be agricultural pests, aphids, scale insects (Monophlebidae, Pseudococcidae, Eriococcidae, Coccidae, Diaspididae), spittlebug (Cercopidae, Cicadellidae, Membracidae, Fulgoridae), whiteflies (Aleyrodidae), psyllids (Psyllidae), thrips (Thysanoptera), eggs and larvae of Lepidoptera, mites (Tetranychidae, Eriophyidae), beetles, Diptera and others insects of Neuroptera order (Freitas, 2002).
It is to mention the absence of the Fulgoridae and the Chrysopidae in pitfall traps.
A contribution to the taxonomy of the subfamily Issinae in America North of Mexico (Fulgoridae, Homoptera).
Some new species of the genus Mistharnophantia, Kirkaldy (Subfamily Flatinae, Family Fulgoridae, Homoptera).
11 de 2007: 261-270), se publico un somero estudio de algunas especies de Machacas (Homoptera: Fulgoridae) presentes en Colombia resaltando su conformacion cefalica bastante peculiar.
La familia Fulgoridae, perteneciente al suborden Homoptera; fue encontrada solo en la "zona de bosque ripario", en el mes de mayo (Tabla 3).
Feeding observations and number of diet items (n) consumed by harvestmen in hedgerow and adjacent soybean field Hedgerow Soybeans Day Night Day Night Prey category (n) (n) (n) (n) Homoptera Aphididae 1 Fulgoridae 1 2 other 1 Hemiptera 1 Diptera Larvae 1 Adults 4 Coleoptera Carabidae 1 1 1 1 Cicindelidae 1 Lampyridae 1 Scarabaeidae 1 1 Staphylinidae 1 Other 2 Orthoptera 1 Hymenoptera Formicidae 1 3 Vespidae 1 Araneae 2 Diplopoda 1 2 Annelida 10 41 14 Mollusca 4 2 Fruit and nectar 12 1 Other plant material 4 8 Unidentified 1 3 5 Total diet items 32 68 3 35 Person search h 10.5 10.8 12.3 16.2 Total harvestmen observed/h 24.5 31.6 11.1 18.4 % harvestmen feeding 12.5 20.0 2.2 11.7