Fulgoroidea


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Fulgoroidea

[‚fu̇l·gə′rȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The lantern flies, a superfamily of homopteran insects in the series Auchenorrhyncha distinguished by the anterior and middle coxae being of equal length and joined to the body at some distance from the median line.
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Sequences also were compared in the Barcode of Life Database (http://www.boldsystems.org/) to confirm phylogenetic placement within the planthopper superfamily Fulgoroidea.
Key to genera of the tribe Tropidocephalini (Hemiptera: Fulgoroidea: Delphacidae) from the People's Republic of China, with description of a new genus.
Notes on the flatid genus Ormenis in the British Lesser Antilles and Trinidad, with descriptions of new species (Homoptera: Fulgoroidea).
Rey, "Patterns of abundance, distribution, and alary polymorphism among the salt marsh Delphacidae (Homoptera: Fulgoroidea) of Northwest Florida," Ecological Entomology, vol.
Evolutionary transformations of abdominal wax-plates in the larvae of the Fulgoroidea (Homoptera, Cicadina).
Karyotypes sex-chromosome system, and testis structure in Fulgoroidea (Auchenorrhyncha Homoptera, Insecta).
The metatarsi of the Fulgoroidea (Homoptera: Auchenorrhyncha).
O'Brien, "A survey of planthopper pests of economically important plants (Homoptera: Fulgoroidea)," in Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Leafhoppers and Planthoppers of Economic Importance, M.