Definition of Cicadidae
1. Noun. Cicadas.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Homoptera, Suborder Homoptera
Member holonyms: Genus Cicada, Cicada, Cicala, Genus Tibicen, Tibicen, Genus Magicicada, Magicicada
Lexicographical Neighbors of Cicadidae
Literary usage of Cicadidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Notes on Some Fijian Insects by Frederick Muir (1906)
"cicadidae. The cicadidae have been divided by Distant into three sub- families, characterized by the tympanal coverings but the divisions do not seem ..."
2. Anatomy of the Invertebrata by Carl Th. Ernst Siebold (1874)
"(4) With the cicadidae, the testicular tubes are extremely numerous and fasciculate in the same manner ;(5) while with Psylla, there are only four, ..."