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Dog-day Cicada

Tibicen canicularis

Description:

Family: Cicadidae. Genus: Tibicen. An annual cicada. Length: 27-33 mm. Wingspan: up to 82 mm. Mostly black with green markings. Wings interlaced with green veins. Short antennae. Large black eyes. They crawl or fly, but do not jump. Sucking mouthparts.

Habitat:

Meadow


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Carol Snow Milne
Spotted by
Carol Snow Milne

penna, USA

Lat: 40.84, Long: -75.64

Spotted on Sep 7, 2014
Submitted on Oct 19, 2014

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