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a variety of spittlebug

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Within this group three superfamilies ate recognized: Cercopoidea (spittlebugs or froghoppers) (Figs.
The monophyly of Cicadomorpha has never been doubted based on morphological characters; nonetheless, all possible relationships have been proposed among its superfamilies: Membracoidea has been proposed the sister group of Cercopoidea + Cicadoidea (Campbell et al.
Spittlebugs are xylem-fluid sucking insects of the superfamily Cercopoidea (Homoptera).
El suborden de hemipteros Auchenorrhyncha comprende a los insectos chupadores de savia de las superfamilias Cercopoidea (salivazos; Cercopidae, Aphrophoridae), Cicadoidea (cigarras; Cicadidae), Membracoidea (chicharritas y periquitos; Cicadellidae, Membracidae) y Fulgoroidea (Cixiidae, Derbidae, Flatidae, Issidae).
Among the most biodiverse lineages of phytophagous insects, the hemipteran infraorder Cicadomorpha comprises the superfamilies Cicadoidea (cicadas), Cercopoidea (spittlebugs and froghoppers) and Membracoidea (leafhoppers and treehoppers).
En el suborden Auchenorrhyncha, infraorden Cicadomorpha se incluyen las superfamilias Cicadoidea, Cercopoidea y Membracoidea; el infraorden Fulgoromorpha incluye a la superfamilia Fulgoroidea (con 20 familias), los otros subordenes son: Coleorrhyncha y Heteroptera (=Prosorrhyncha) (verdaderas chinches).