apple leafhopper

noun

Definition of apple leafhopper

: a small greenish leafhopper (Empoasca maligna) that injures the foliage of apple trees and many other plants also : a related Australian insect (Typhlocyba frogatti)

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“Apple leafhopper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apple%20leafhopper. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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