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Periodical Cicada

Magicicada sp.

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Periodical Cicada
Magicicada sp.

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Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

It's definitely not M. cassini, although M. septendecim, and M. septendecula look quite similar in this case.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Terrific! This is one of the Brood II 17-year cicadas. If you still have this cicada, could you try taking a photo of the underside? The underside usually is characteristic of one of the three possible species, M. septendecim, M. cassini, or M. septendecula.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 7 years ago

You might like this beautiful video about the current cicadas:

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Wayne, New Jersey, USA

Spotted on Jun 9, 2013
Submitted on Jun 10, 2013

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