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Newly Emerged Cicada

Platypleura assamensis, Cicadidae, Hemiptera

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MayraSpringmann 6 years ago

Nice !

Sinobug 6 years ago

Yes indeed. The adult had not made it to a tree trunk or higher ground, but had emerged from its final skin in the leaf litter next to a running creek.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Fantastic eyes and mottling. I notice the exuva looks covered with dirt. Did it come out of wet ground or mud?

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普洱市, 云南 Yunnan, Paracel Islands

Lat: 22.77, Long: 100.97

Spotted on Feb 26, 2013
Submitted on Feb 26, 2013

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