Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Unknown Cicada molting


This is an old spot that never went through.


Near woodlands

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

MrsPbio 6 years ago

Im quite sure its a cicada emerging from the nymph stage into the final adult form. If it was taken in June, I suspect it's a "Dog Day Cicada", aka Annual Cicada. But not 100% sure.

Carol Snow Milne
Spotted by
Carol Snow Milne

Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Jul 14, 2015
Submitted on Jul 14, 2015

Related Spottings

Cicada Exoskeleton cicada nymph exuvia molted exoskeleton, cicada cicada husk

Nearby Spottings

Eastern Tiger Swallowtails American Larch Bull Pine tree Common Milkweed Seed Pods
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team