Cicadellidae

plural noun Cic·a·del·li·dae \-əˌdē\

Definition of Cicadellidae

in some especially formerly classifications

  1. :  a large family of leafhoppers: a :  a very large family comprising all the leafhoppers and certain related insects b :  a family more or less exactly coextensive with Tettigellidae

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Origin and Etymology of cicadellidae

New Latin, from Cicadella, type genus + -idae


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