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leafhopper

División en sílabas: leaf·hop·per
Pronunciación: /ˈlēfˌhäpər
 
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Definición de leafhopper en inglés:

sustantivo

A small plant bug that is typically brightly colored and leaps when disturbed. It can be a serious crop pest in warm regions.
Example sentences
  • The adults of most species feed on nectar and honeydew produced by aphids and other sucking insects like leafhoppers, whiteflies and mealybugs.
  • Their larvae will eat large numbers and many varieties of aphids, and also devour mealybugs, whiteflies, thrips, leafhoppers, red spidermites, and a variety of other soft-bodied noxious insects.
  • The newly seeded alfalfa has plant bugs and potato leafhoppers and established alfalfa has army worms, alfalfa loopers, thistle caterpillars, and variegated cut worms.

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