Membracidae (Horned Treehoppers)

Australia has two subfamilies.
Subfamily Membracinae
Contains only a single species (Aconophora compressa) which was released in Australia in 1995 to control Lantana.  This species is not present in Tasmania.

Subfamily Centrotinae
Contains 36 species in Australia.
Genus Ceraon

Day, M. F. 1999. The genera of Australian Membracidae (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha). Invertebrate Taxonomy 13: 629-747.

Fletcher, M. J. (2009 and updates). Identification keys and checklists for the leafhoppers, planthoppers and their relatives occurring in Australia and neighbouring areas (Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha). Available at: Last accessed 10 Mar 2012.

Kitching, R. L. 1975. The genus Ceraon Buckton (Homoptera: Membracidae) with descriptions of a new species and notes on genitalic nomenclature. Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 14: 339-51.