family Cicadidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Cicadidae - cicadasfamily Cicadidae - 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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During the course of present study 5 species of Hemiptera belonging to 4 genera and 2 families, and a single species of Homoptera (Platylomia saturate) belonging to family Cicadidae have been recorded from the Khajjiar area (Table I).
Descriptions of new species of Oriental Homoptera belonging to the family Cicadidae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6), 1:291-298.