leafhopper(redirected from Cicadellidea)
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Related to Cicadellidea: family Cicadellidae, Cercopidae, Miridae, Gelastocoridae
Any of numerous small insects of the family Cicadellidae that jump or hop readily and suck juices from plants, sometimes damaging crops.
any of numerous slender, sap-sucking homopterous insects, of the family Cicadellidae, that leap from leaf to leaf, sometimes spreading plant diseases.
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|Noun||1.||leafhopper - small leaping insect that sucks the juices of plants|
family Jassidae, Jassidae - family of small leafhoppers coextensive with the Cicadellidae and not distinguished from it in some classifications
jassid - a variety of leafhopper