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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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Asian citrus psyllids (Sternorrhyncha: Psyllidae) and greening disease of citrus: A literature review Halbert & Manjunath--Diaphorina citri and citrus greening disease.
Foreign exploration for natural enemies of Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae), in the Punjab of Pakistan for use in a classical biological control program in California USA.
The Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Kuwayama, 1908) (Hemiptera: Psyllidae), is the vector of the bacteria Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus (Jagoueix et al.
The citrus psylla (Diaphorina citri Kuw.) (Psyllidae: Homoptera).
"Flight Ability of Asiatic Citrus Psyllid, Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Homoptera; Psyllidae), Measured by a Flight Mill." Research Bulletin Plant Protection Service Japan 43:23-26.
& AGUIRRE, M.R.A., 2005.- Presencia de Tamarixia radiata (Waterston) (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), parasitoide del psilido asiatico Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Sternorrhyncha: Hemiptera: Psyllidae) en cultivos citricos de Corrientes.
The Asiatic citrus psyllid (ACP) Diaphorina citri Kuwayama (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) is globally known as the most serious pest of citrus because of its role in carrying the fastidious phloem- limited pathogen of huanglongbing (HLB) disease.