leaf-hopper


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leaf-hopper

n
(Animals) any homopterous insect of the family Cicadellidae, including various pests of crops
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Ants and their leaf-hopper honey cows' by Murray Cooper
The wasp, which is commonly present during part of the growing season in many vineyards and which, in fact, goes through four generations for every single leaf-hopper generation, requires the presence of prune, plum or almond trees or wild blackberry bushes to overwinter as an egg.