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homopteran

(hō-mŏp′tər-ən)
n.
Any of numerous plant-feeding insects belonging to the former order Homoptera, such as the cicadas, aphids, and scale insects, usually having membranous forewings and including all hemipterans not in the order Heteroptera.

ho·mop′ter·an, ho·mop′ter·ous (-tə-rəs) adj.
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homopteran

any insect of the suborder Homoptera (order HEMIPTERA), in which the forewings are of a uniform nature throughout. Examples include plant bugs, froghoppers, aphids, etc.
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On a small collection of Fulgoroidea (Homoptera) from the Virgin Islands.
Two-sex life table and predation rate of Propylaea japonica Thunberg (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) fed on Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Homoptera: Aphididae).
Ball, "Some new Homoptera from the south and southwest," Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, vol.
Cicadelline types of species described by Edmund Schmidt (Homoptera, Cicadellidae).
Selective toxicity of different granular insecticides to the peach-potato aphid, Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Homoptera: Aphididae) and its parasitoid Aphidius matricariae Haliday (Hymenoptera: Aphididae) in two differentially resistant potato cultivars.
Identification, geographical Distribution and host plants of Bemisiatabaci (Genn.) Biotypes (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) in the state of Paranov Brazil.
Checklist of the armored scales (Homoptera: Diaspididae) of the conterminous United States.
Sound pressure levels of some African cicadas (Homoptera: Cicadoidea).
EFICCIENCY OF ALTERNATIVE PRODUCTS AGAINST Trialeurodes vaporariorum (HOMOPTERA: ALEYRODIDAE)