Homoptera


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Related to Homoptera: Hemiptera, Isoptera, Thysanoptera, Siphonaptera
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Noun1.Homoptera - plant lice (aphids)Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
animal order - the order of animals
Hemiptera, order Hemiptera - plant bugs; bedbugs; some true bugs; also includes suborders Heteroptera (true bugs) and Homoptera (e.g., aphids, plant lice and cicadas)
homopteran, homopterous insect - insects having membranous forewings and hind wings
Coccoidea, superfamily Coccoidea - scale insects and mealybugs
Cercopidae, family Cercopidae - froghoppers or spittlebugs
family Jassidae, Jassidae - family of small leafhoppers coextensive with the Cicadellidae and not distinguished from it in some classifications
family Membracidae, Membracidae - plant hoppers: treehoppers
family Fulgoridae, Fulgoridae - plant hoppers: lantern flies
References in classic literature ?
[4] The thirteen species belong to the following orders: -- In the Coleoptera, a minute Elater; Orthoptera, a Gryllus and a Blatta; Hemiptera, one species; Homoptera, two; Neuroptera a Chrysopa; Hymenoptera, two ants; Lepidoptera nocturna, a Diopaea, and a Pterophorus (?); Diptera, two species.
Three new Antillean Fulgoroidea, with distributional notes on a few others (Homoptera).
Numerical response of lady bird beetles (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) to aphid prey (Homoptera: Aphididae) in a field bean in North East India.
The insects belonging to order Diptera (flies and mosquitoes), Isoptera (termites), Hemiptera (bugs, aphids and cicadas), Coleoptera (beetles and weevils) and sub-order Homoptera (planthoppers, leafhoppers and whiteflies) were identified (Table 1).
On the taxonomy of pineapple mealybugs in Hawaii, with a description of a previously unnamed species (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae).
Beamer, "A revision of the genus Megamelus in America North of Mexico (Homoptera, Fulgoridae, Delphacinae)," Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, vol.
Further notes on Ethiopian species of the genus Coccus (Homoptera: Coccoidea: Coccidae).
ABSTRACT: Field experiment was conducted at the farm of Faculty of Agriculture, Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan to determine integrated effect of nitrogenous fertilizer and synthetic insecticides on aphid, Lipaphis erysimi (Kaltenbach) (Homoptera: Aphididae) population in canola crop during 2010-11.
Los parasitoides en el control biologico de mosquita blanca (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) en Mexico.
Citrus blackfly, Aleurocanthys woglumi Ashby (Homoptera, Aleyrodidae).