Cicadidae

plural noun Ci·cad·i·dae \sə̇ˈkadəˌdē\

Definition of Cicadidae

  1. :  a family of large insects comprising the cicadas and with the spittle insects, treehoppers, and leafhoppers commonly constituting a superfamily of Homoptera

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Origin and Etymology of cicadidae

New Latin, from Cicada, type genus + -idae


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