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Cicada - Brood II

Cicada

Description:

Adult cicada - Brood II

Habitat:

Nymph lives in the ground for 17 years. Then, emerges, sheds its skin, mates, and dies.

Notes:

This is the only live cicada anyone has seen in my neighborhood. We believe the birds are eating them cicada nymphs as soon as they emerge from the ground.

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Just Dance
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Just Dance

Alexandria, Virginia, USA

Spotted on May 21, 2013
Submitted on Jun 16, 2013

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