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Aphrophoridae - Philaenus spumarius-1.JPG
Philaenus spumarius
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hemiptera
Superfamily: Cercopoidea
Family: Aphrophoridae
Amyot & Serville, 1843
at least 150 genera

The Aphrophoridae or spittlebugs are a family of insects belonging to the order Hemiptera. There are at least 150 genera and 990 described species in Aphrophoridae.[1][2][3][4]

Yezophora flavomaculata
Aphrophora corticea

European genera[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Aphrophoridae Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-04-26. 
  2. ^ "Browse Aphrophoridae". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-04-26. 
  3. ^ "Aphrophoridae". GBIF. Retrieved 2018-04-26. 
  4. ^ "Aphrophoridae Family Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2018-04-26.