Psyllidae

noun
jumping plant lice
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Homoptera, ↑suborder Homoptera
Member Meronyms: ↑jumping plant louse, ↑psylla, ↑psyllid

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\\-ləˌdē\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Psylla, type genus + -idae
: a family of homopterous insects comprising the jumping plant lice and having long usually 10-jointed antennae, forewings that are thickened and often feathery, and the femora thickened and adapted for leaping

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