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Synonyms for cicada

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Checklist of the cicadas of French Guiana including new records and the description of nine new species (Insecta, Hemiptera, Cicadoidea, Cicadidae).
The brief "Introduction" explains that this is the third in a series of catalogues and bibliographies on the Cicadoidea, which together summarize the published literature on cicadas.
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).
According to Moulds (2005) the families Tettigarctidae and Cicadidae are grouped under the superfamily Cicadoidea.
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).