HyperDic: homoptera

English > 1 sense of the word Homoptera:
NOUNanimalHomoptera, suborder Homopteraplant lice (aphids)
English > Homoptera: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningplant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects.
Synonymsuborder Homoptera
Member ofHemiptera, order Hemipteraplant bugs
MembersAleyrodidae, family Aleyrodidaewhiteflies
Aphidoidea, superfamily Aphidoideaplant lice
Cercopidae, family Cercopidaefroghoppers or spittlebugs
Cicadellidae, family Cicadellidaeleafhoppers
Cicadidae, family Cicadidaecicadas
Coccoidea, superfamily Coccoideascale insects and mealybugs
Fulgoridae, family Fulgoridaeplant hoppers
Jassidae, family Jassidaefamily of small leafhoppers coextensive with the Cicadellidae and not distinguished from it in some classifications
Membracidae, family Membracidaeplant hoppers
Psyllidae, family Psyllidae, Chermidae, family Chermidaejumping plant lice
homopterous insect, homopteraninsects having membranous forewings and hind wings
Broaderanimal orderThe order of animals
SpanishHomoptera, homópteros, suborden Homoptera
CatalanHomoptera, homòpters

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