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a variety of spittlebug

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Within this group three superfamilies ate recognized: Cercopoidea (spittlebugs or froghoppers) (Figs.
Spittlebugs are xylem-fluid sucking insects of the superfamily Cercopoidea (Homoptera).
Where known, Toxomerus larvae are predators, and preys commonly are among groups Fulgoroidea, Cercopoidea, Cicadelloidae, Aleyrodoidea, Aphidoidea, Coccoidea (Hemiptera) and Thysanoptera (Thompson, 1982).
The leafhoppers and froghoppers of Australia and New Zealand (Homoptera: Cicadelloidea and Cercopoidea).
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).