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Dog Day cicada

disambiguation

1 Species ID Suggestions

TracyL
TracyL 8 years ago
cicada
disambiguation Cicada


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4 Comments

Dragoon
Dragoon 8 years ago

This is a Dog Day Cicada; Tibicen canicularis to be exact.

Joann
Joann 8 years ago

Thanks for the info

clohyer
clohyer 8 years ago

That's right! It's a cicada.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cicada

These guys make the loudest noises when they're happy in the warm sun - not to be confused with crickets!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Cicadia

Joann
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Joann

Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Aug 11, 2012
Submitted on Aug 11, 2012

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