Diversity in the New World Membracidae

@article{Wood1993DiversityIT,
  title={Diversity in the New World Membracidae},
  author={Thomas K. Wood},
  journal={Annual Review of Entomology},
  year={1993},
  volume={38},
  pages={409-433}
}
  • T. Wood
  • Published 1993
  • Biology
  • Annual Review of Entomology
synthesis of information, but this process is offset by major gaps in basic life-history information. In this review, I attempt to identify morpho­ logical, geographical, behavioral, ecological, taxonomic, and life-history patterns that characterize the extant New World membracid (treehopper) fauna. Recognition of these patterns may provide insight into the processes that promoted phylogenetic divergences in the family and will enhance our understanding of the forces contributing to insect… 

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