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Monsoon marks the arrival of this annual Pomponia sp. of Cicadas which I've come across often emerging in the night while looking for herps. Having seen Bats, Centipedes, Crickets feeding on them before, watching an army of Ant devour this Cicada while emerging from its exuvia was quite the encounter.
Rainforest and Evergreen forest of Agumbe which is a part of the Western Ghats. It is also recognized as one of the world’s eight hottest hotspots' of biological diversity, inscribed in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage sites list in July 2012
Lat: 13.51, Long: 75.10
Spotted on Jul 7, 2019
Submitted on Aug 25, 2019