Cicadidae


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Noun1.Cicadidae - cicadasCicadidae - cicadas        
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Homoptera, suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
genus Cicada - type genus of the Cicadidae: cicadas
cicada, cicala - stout-bodied insect with large membranous wings; male has drum-like organs for producing a high-pitched drone
genus Tibicen, Tibicen - harvest flies
genus Magicicada, Magicicada - seventeen-year locust
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Cicadidae (Homoptera) de Nicaragua: catalogo ilustrado, incluyendo especies exoticas del Museo Entomologico de Leon.
Cicada is the common form for an entire taxonomic family of insects, the Cicadidae, which belong to the order Hemiptera.
A synopsis of the cicadidae of Arkansas (Homoptera).