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Annual cicada (Cicadidae, Neotibicen sp.) (28934344001).jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hemiptera
Superfamily: Cicadoidea
Family: Cicadidae
John Obadiah Westwood, 1840
Tibicen linnei

Cicadidae is the largest family of cicadas, with more than 3,000 species worldwide.

Subfamily and tribes within this family include:[1]

Subfamily Cicadettinae Buckton, 1890

Subfamily Cicadinae Latreille, 1802

Subfamily Tettigomyiinae Distant, 1905

Subfamily Tibicininae Distant, 1905

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  1. ^ Marshall, David C.; Moulds, Max; Hill, Kathy B. R.; Price, Benjamin W.; et al. (2018). "A molecular phylogeny of the cicadas (Hemiptera: Cicadidae) with a review of tribe and subfamily classification". Zootaxa. Magnolia Press. 4424 (1). doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4424.1.1.

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