Range: Pantropical

Known diversity: 4 genera, 90 species.

Ecology: On undergrowth in moist forests.

Diagnosis: Small, delicate leafhoppers, mostly dark brown dorsally, pale ventrally; head produced, ocelli on crown distant from margin, lateral frontal sutures extended to ocelli; forewing with R two branched, without crossvein r-m1; hind femur macrosetal formula 2+1+1.

Similar to: Cicadellinae, Typhlocybinae, Tinterominae.

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