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Broad Headed Sharp Shooter

Oncometopia orbona


Not entirely sure if this is a cicada, but it looks like one. Mottled turquoise wings with a diamond patch of yellow on it's thorax. Preferred to stay close to this stem and out of sight though i did finally get some okay photos of it.


west central ga. On a young avocado tree sprout

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Broad-headed Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbona Broad-headed Sharpshooter (Oncometopia orbona) ·

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momsavang a year ago

Awesome Thanks Robert!

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Cataula, Georgia, United States

Spotted on Jun 18, 2019
Submitted on Jul 28, 2019

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