Range: South America.
Known diversity: 3 genera, 5 species.
Diagnosis: Large, depressed leafhoppers; head strongly produced, ocelli on crown distant from margin, lateral frontal sutures extended to ocelli, frontoclypeus inflated; pronotum with lateral carina flangelike; forewing venation complete; hind knee at rest not reaching proepimeron, macrosetal formula 2+0.
Similar to: Cicadellinae (Proconiini, probably a synonym).
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