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Related to Phyllium: psyllium, psyllium husk, walking leaves
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Noun1.Phyllium - type genus of the PhyllidaePhyllium - type genus of the Phyllidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
leaf insect, walking leaf - tropical insect having a flattened leaflike body; common in southern Asia and the East Indies
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These adaptive defenses prevent the leaf insect--also known as Phyllium bioculatum--from being munched on by predators like spiders, ants, and lizards.