Definition of leafhopper
: any of a family (Cicadellidae) of small leaping homopterous insects that suck the juices of plants
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There was one group in the study, the leafhoppers, whose numbers actually increased in the presence of a compressor.
Although some of the species have adapted to live happily alongside humans, such as book lice, others, such as leafhoppers and gall midges, are accidental visitors.
The researchers found that male leafhoppers optimize the process by first accurately identifying a potential mate and then finding her as quickly as possible.
Six species of cotton insects, along with an assortment of thrips, fruit moths, leafhoppers, caterpillars, mites, aphids, wireworms, and others, are now able to ignore the farmer’s assault with chemical sprays.
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