HyperDic: homopteran

English > 1 sense of the word homopteran:
NOUNanimalhomopteran, homopterous insectinsects having membranous forewings and hind wings
English > homopteran: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaninginsects having membranous forewings and hind wings.
Synonymhomopterous insect
Member ofHomoptera, suborder Homopteraplant lice (aphids)
Narrowercicada, cicalastout-bodied insect with large membranous wings
coccid insectscale insects and mealybugs
leafhoppersmall leaping insect that sucks the juices of plants
plant hopper, planthopperrelated to the leafhoppers and spittlebugs but rarely damages cultivated plants
plant louse, louseAny of several small insects especially aphids that feed by sucking the juices from plants
spittle insect, spittlebugsmall leaping herbivorous insect that lives in a mass of protective froth which it and its larvae secrete
whiteflyminute insect that feeds on plant juices
Broaderinsectsmall air-breathing arthropod

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