Macrosteles

noun
Mac·​ros·​te·​les | \maˈkrästəˌlēz\

Definition of Macrosteles 

: a genus of leafhoppers some of which transmit virus diseases to plants — see six-spotted leafhopper

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History and Etymology for Macrosteles

New Latin, from macr- + -steles (perhaps from Greek stēlē stela)

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