suborder Homoptera


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Related to suborder Homoptera: order Hemiptera
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Noun1.suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids)suborder 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
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Part II: Suborder Homoptera. The Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905, under the leadership of Mr.