This ecologically and economically important suborder includes cicadas, leafhoppers, treehoppers, planthoppers, whiteflies, aphids, adelgids, scale insects, spittlebugs, mealybugs and many others. The forewings and hindwings are both entirely membranous. All are herbivorous feeding on plant juices.
Cicadas, Treehoppers, Planthoppers and Leafhoppers
Photos of Auchenorrhyncha suborder members, mostly in Piedmont North Carolina, with dates and locations of sightings.
Discover Life - Homoptera
Offers checklists, images, identification guides and maps. Includes references.
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