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Meaning of PSYLLA

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  small active cicada-like insect with hind legs adapted for leaping; feeds on plant juices
 

PSYLLA is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: jumping plant louse, psyllid
 
 See Also: Chermidae, family Chermidae, family Psyllidae, louse, plant louse, Psyllidae

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Psyl"la\, n.; pl. {Psyll[ae]}. [NL., from Gr. ? a flea.]
(Zo["o]l.)
Any leaping plant louse of the genus {Psylla}, or family
{Psyllid[ae]}.

 

 

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