Psyllidae


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Noun1.Psyllidae - jumping plant lice
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Homoptera, suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
jumping plant louse, psylla, psyllid - small active cicada-like insect with hind legs adapted for leaping; feeds on plant juices
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Biodiversity of jumping plant-lice of the Psyllidae family (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) from the South Region of Cameroon: faunistics, phenology and host plants.
These herbivores frequently associated with Baccharis dracunculifolia in Brazil are galling insects of nine different and still unidentified species Cecidomyiidae (Diptera), and a species of Psyllidae, Baccharopelma dracunculifoliae (Hemiptera, Psyllidae) (Lara and Fernandes, 1994; Fagundes et al.