Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of jumping plant louse in English:
A minute hopping bug with wings, resembling a miniature cicada. Many kinds are pests of cultivated plants.
- Family Psyllidae, suborder Homoptera
- Yet those little bumps are indeed insects, related to aphids, whiteflies, and jumping plant lice.
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