plural noun Tet·ti·gel·li·dae \ˌtetəˈjeləˌdē\

Definition of Tettigellidae

  1. :  a family of insects (suborder Homoptera) consisting of the true leafhoppers — compare jassidae

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Origin and Etymology of tettigellidae

New Latin, from Tettigella, type genus (from Greek tettig-, tettix cicada + Latin -ella) + -idae

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