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Table 1.

Body form in froghoppers

Length (mm)
Ratio of leg lengths
Length (% of body length)
InsectNBody mass (mg)BodyHind leg, tibiaHind leg, femurFrontMiddleHindFrontMiddleHind
Neophilaenus 3.2±0.08 4.0±0.03 1.2±0.01 0.8±0.02 1.5 43 42 66 
Philaenus 34 12.3±0.74 6.1±0.08 1.8±0.07 1.1±0.03 1.5 46 46 66 
Lepyronia 17.6±0.18 7.2±0.18 2.0±0.06 1.3±0.03 1.4 44 46 61 
Aphrophora 23 28.3±1.1 9.8±0.24 2.5±0.09 1.3±0.04 1.5 36 36 52 
Cercopis 16 32.9±1.0 9.5±0.13 2.9±0.04 1.6±0.03 1.6 43 44 63 
Length (mm)
Ratio of leg lengths
Length (% of body length)
InsectNBody mass (mg)BodyHind leg, tibiaHind leg, femurFrontMiddleHindFrontMiddleHind
Neophilaenus 3.2±0.08 4.0±0.03 1.2±0.01 0.8±0.02 1.5 43 42 66 
Philaenus 34 12.3±0.74 6.1±0.08 1.8±0.07 1.1±0.03 1.5 46 46 66 
Lepyronia 17.6±0.18 7.2±0.18 2.0±0.06 1.3±0.03 1.4 44 46 61 
Aphrophora 23 28.3±1.1 9.8±0.24 2.5±0.09 1.3±0.04 1.5 36 36 52 
Cercopis 16 32.9±1.0 9.5±0.13 2.9±0.04 1.6±0.03 1.6 43 44 63 
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